“These teachers have been there for us, our kids, our public school classrooms. Now we’re going to make sure we’re there for them. ‬

When you retire it is one of dignity, not poverty. Can we be there for our teachers?”

Beto O’Rourke, Nov 1, 2018 – campaigning Texas congressman running for the US Senate, sharing his platform to address the needs of Texas educators. Many currently (like teachers throughout the US) have to work multiple jobs to earn a living wage.