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Oct

How Membership Dues are Spent at the Florida Education Association (FEA)

The Florida Education Association (FEA) is a labor union representing about 150,000 teachers and education employees in Florida. Based in Tallahassee, Florida, FEA is the largest union (measured by members) in the State of Florida and is affiliated with the AFL-CIO and the national labor unions: American Federation of Teachers (AFT) and the National Education Association ¬†(NEA), which means that membership in a local union (there are about 100) in Florida ensures membership in the FEA, AFT, and NEA. ¬†However, Florida is a right-to-work state so public education employees are not required to join a union. Read more »