Pelletier said the convention friday was the earliest effort by labor to engage its members in a race for governor and marked the first time labor tried to express a preference for candidates. More than 600 delegates attending the minnesota afl-cio convention, which begins monday at the mayo civic center, will focus on electing pro-worker candidates in this years elections. Iaff convention 2018 - 54th convention of the international association of fire fighters will be held at the washington state convention center (wscc) in seattle, washington, beginning monday, august 6, 2018. The nys afl-cio cope convention will be held on tuesday, august 21, 2018 at the sheraton ny times square hotel, 811 seventh avenue, new york, new york. Utah afl-cio the working men & women of the utah afl-cio september 20, 2018: home president's page labor day message utah labor news janus decision political.
The convention call for the 42nd illinois afl-cio constitutional convention has been mailed to all affiliated organizations the convention of nearly 600 delegates. The 61st annual montana afl-cio constitutional convention took place june 1st through the 3rd in billings and was a great success and was attended by. On july 13, 2018 kansas afl-cio state federation delegates voted on recommendations from the state federation and each of our central labor councils (clc's), the topeka labor federation, the tri-county labor federation (clc) and the wichita-huthchinson labor federation clc. The afl-cio is delighted to host dr mona hanna-attisha, flint water crisis whistleblower, time magazine's 100 most influential people, tedmed speaker and pediatrician turned detective, as.
The afl-cio is an expression of the hopes and aspirations of the working people of america we resolve to fulfill the yearning of the human spirit for liberty, justice and community to advance individual and associational freedom to vanquish oppression, privation and cruelty in all their forms and to join with all persons, of whatever nationality or faith, who cherish the cause of democracy. Big victories for outsiders at the afl-cio convention in hartford eva bermudez zimmerman, a candidate for lt gov, and jahana hayes, who's running for congress in #ct5, both win the backing of. The afl-cio on sunday re-elected its longtime president, richard trumka, at the labor organizations's annual convention in st louis whether it's political action, legislation, or. On wednesday, before his remarks, national afl-cio president richard trumka swore in the officers and vice presidents of the pennsylvania afl-cio national afl-cio president richard trumka, a pennsylvania native, addressed the convention on wednesday. Kentucky state afl-cio a rally to remember in november is set for saturday at the owensboro convention center,.
Union members and our allies came to this convention amid a rising tide of energy and growing demand for real answers to the serious challenges working people face. Coalition of black trade unionists 46th international convention wednesday, may 24, 2017 (all day) to monday, may 29, 2017 (all day) sc afl-cio annual convention. Shuler, secretary-treasurer of the afl-cio, and henry, president of the service employees international union, also weigh in on recent supreme court decisions, brett kavanaugh's nomination, and what that all means for the future of the labor movement.
The alabama afl-cio held its endorsement convention on august 2-3, 2018 at the embassy suites, in montgomery, alabama. Shuler, secretary-treasurer of the afl-cio, and henry, president of the service employees international union, also weigh in on recent supreme court decisions, brett. The executive council is elected at the afl-cio quadrennial convention and meet at regular intervals between conventions between executive council meetings, the afl-cio is governed by an executive committee, made up of presidents of the afl-cio's 10 largest affiliate unions, the three executive officers and representatives of up to nine.
Workers from across the state were gathered in minneapolis for the biennial convention of the minnesota afl-cio, the labor federation of some 1,000 local unions representing 300,000 members. American federation of labor-congress of industrial organizations: american federation of labor-congress of industrial organizations (afl-cio), american federation of autonomous labour unions formed in 1955 by the merger of the afl (founded 1886), which originally organized workers in craft unions, and the cio (founded 1935), which organized workers by industries. The montana afl-cio represents over 50,000 working montana families, 38 montana unions, and 500 locals. As adopted at the fortieth afge national convention in orlando, florida, august 17-21, 2015 delegates to the afl-cio and other conventions 36 members of the.
The afl-cio is governed by a quadrennial convention at which all federation members are represented by elected delegates of our unions convention delegates set broad policies and goals for the union movement and every four years elect the afl-cio officers—the president, secretary-treasurer, executive vice president and vice presidents. New mexico federation of labor, afl-cio 2300 buena vista drive, se, suite 126 albuquerque, nm 87106 new mexico federation of labor, afl-cio about us about us. Gov bill walker's reelection campaign received a large boost friday when the state's umbrella labor organization, alaska's afl-cio, endorsed him at its annual convention in fairbanks. Postal workers union, afl-cio, will be in pittsburgh, pennsylvania for a national executive board meeting, educational seminar, respective craft conferences, and our biennial national convention.
Watch this page for updates on behalf of the [email protected] national executive board, we're delighted to let you know pride at work's triennial convention will be august 23-25, 2018 in phoenix, arizona at the sheraton grand phoenix. The latest tweets from afl-cio (@aflcio) the voice of working people in america's unions fighting for an inclusive economy that lifts wages and creates a better life for all #1u.