Hillary Clinton to the NEA: “You'll Always Have a Seat at the Table”

By Andrew Pillow

Presumptive Democratic nominee, Hillary Clinton, addressed the National Education Association on Tuesday. Clinton told the NEA that they would have an ally in the white house.

The speech was very pro-union, and essentially included a promise to defend collective bargaining rights.

It is worth noting that Clinton was booed for a bit. Many theorized the boos were more of a protest of Obama’s pro Ed-reform platforms… of which Clinton would be directly connected as a former member of his cabinet.

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Andrew Pillow

Andrew is a technology teacher at KIPP Indy College Prep. He is graduate of the University of Kentucky and a Teach for America Alum. Andrew just recently finished his commitment as a Teach Plus Policy fellow, and he is looking forward to putting the skills he's learned to good use. Andrew has written for several publications in the past on a wide variety of topics but will be sticking to education for his role on Indy/Ed.