Education Minnesota endorses McCollum for U.S. House


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ST. PAUL, Minn. Feb. 15, 2018 – Education Minnesota has endorsed Betty McCollum's campaign for re-election to the U.S. House of Representatives.

"Betty McCollum has been a vocal advocate for public education for many years and has always listened to the thoughts and concerns of Minnesota's educators," said Denise Specht, president of Education Minnesota. "Education Minnesota is proud to endorse Betty McCollum's re-election campaign."

McCollum, a Democrat, is running for re-election in Minnesota's 4th Congressional District. McCollum attended a forum with Minnesota educators as part of the endorsement process, which included approval from the political action committees of the American Federation of Teachers and the National Education Association. 

About Education Minnesota
Education Minnesota is the voice for professional educators and students. Education Minnesota’s members include teachers and education support professionals in Minnesota’s public school districts, faculty members at Minnesota’s community and technical colleges and University of Minnesota campuses in Duluth and Crookston, retired educators and student teachers. Education Minnesota is affiliated with the American Federation of Teachers, National Education Association and AFL-CIO.