Teacher John Cress writes that he didn’t know his union, the Pennsylvania State Education Association, would withhold dues each month from his paycheck and use the money for political causes, such as supporting state Treasurer Rob McCord, left, for governor. Alongside McCord are former state environmental protection secretary Katie McGinty, U.S. Rep. Allyson Schwartz and businessman Tom Wolf at a Democratic gubernatorial debate in May.
Teacher John Cress writes that he didn’t know his union, the Pennsylvania State Education Association, would withhold dues each month from his paycheck and use the money for political causes, such as supporting state Treasurer Rob McCord, left, for governor. Alongside McCord are former state environmental protection secretary Katie McGinty, U.S. Rep. Allyson Schwartz and businessman Tom Wolf at a Democratic gubernatorial debate in May. AP file photo
Teacher John Cress writes that he didn’t know his union, the Pennsylvania State Education Association, would withhold dues each month from his paycheck and use the money for political causes, such as supporting state Treasurer Rob McCord, left, for governor. Alongside McCord are former state environmental protection secretary Katie McGinty, U.S. Rep. Allyson Schwartz and businessman Tom Wolf at a Democratic gubernatorial debate in May. AP file photo

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