San Jose, California. The 230,000 member California School Employees Association has endorsed HR 676, single payer healthcare legislation introduced by Congressman John Conyers (D-MI).
The CSEA, directly affiliated with the AFL-CIO since 2001, represents workers in 750 chapters in school districts and community colleges throughout California. Founded in 1927, the CSEA is the largest union of classified school employees in the country.
Classified employees perform a wide range of essential work, including food services, maintenance and operations, transportation, instructional assistance, office and clerical work, security, library and media assistance, computer services and more.