2021 TEXAS AFT CONVENTION MEMBERSHIP MEETING TO NOMINATE AND ELECT DELEGATES

The 30th Convention of the Texas AFT will be held virtually on June 25-26, 2021. 

Join us Thursday, April 1, 2021, at 6:00 pm as we nominate and elect our convention delegates. The rules governing the election process are:

Alliance/AFT Constitution, Texas AFT Constitutional Provisions and Landrum- Griffin Act: Nominations for Convention Delegates
Each local that sends delegates to the Texas AFT convention must follow the rules that are based on Title IV of the Labor-Management Reporting and Disclosure Act (Landrum-Griffin). This means that any member of the local in good standing may run for election as a delegate and all members must receive at least 15 days notice of the date, time, and place of election of delegates by mail or email and posted on the Alliance/AFT website and all Alliance/AFT social media and communication platforms to all members at their last know home, school address or personal email address. Members must receive at least a 15-day notice of the procedures for nominations. Contested elections must be by secret ballot, and ballots and election records should be kept for one (1) year after the election.

Procedures for Nominations
Notice that any member in good standing may nominate, be nominated, and may vote.
A candidate does not have to be present at nominations in order to be nominated.
After the close of nominations, if only one candidate has been nominated for any office, that candidate may be declared elected if a majority of the ALLIANCE/AFT Membership in attendance at the nominations meeting declares by acclamation that the candidate is a winner.
All candidates must be ALLIANCE/AFT members in good standing at the time of nominations and at the time of voting.
All candidates shall be nominated from the floor at the nominations Membership Meeting.

Topic: Alliance/AFT Membership Meeting via Zoom
Time: Thursday, April 1, 2021 at 6:00 PM (Central Time)

Join Zoom Meeting
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Meeting ID: 917 0864 5191
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Your attendance is appreciated and we look forward to seeing you on April 1st at 6:00 pm sharp.