Biden now has the support of the nation’s two biggest Teacher’s unions…
The 1.7-million member American Federation of Teachers union said Sunday it is backing former Vice President Joe Biden for president, coalescing support from educators while the nation’s presidential campaign reels from the novel coronavirus pandemic.
The announcement means Biden has the nod from the nation’s two largest teachers unions. The 3-million member National Education Association, the nation’s largest union overall, endorsed him last week.
“Before the Covid-19 epidemic, the 2020 election was about the soul of our country. Now it’s about our soul, our safety, our health, our security and our economic well-being,” said AFT President Randi Weingarten. “Joe Biden is the experienced and empathic leader our country needs right now.”….