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April 28th - May 1st, 2014

Alliance for Retired Americans National Membership Convention at Bally's Hotel in Las Vegas, Nevada

Join us in Las Vegas as we sharpen our organizing and communication skills for the 2014 elections and beyond! We will elect national officers and Community Board members as well. Alliance members whose dues are paid and are in good standing as of February 27, 2014 are eligible to be a voting delegate. Hotel reservations must be made by March 21, 2014.

Speakers include:

  • Linda Chavez-Thompson, former Executive Vice-President of the AFL-CIO
  • Carolyn W. Colvin, Acting Commissioner of Social Security
  • J. David Cox, President of the American Federation of Government Employees
  • Jimmy Gilbert, Director of the AFL-CIO’s Union Veterans Council
  • Lee Saunders, President of the American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees (AFSCME)
  • Liz Shuler, Alliance Executive Vice President and Secretary-Treasurer of the AFL-CIO
  • Danny Thompson, Nevada AFL-CIO Executive Secretary-Treasurer and Nevada Alliance Vice President
  • Jim Clark, President, IUE-CWA, the Industrial Division of the Communications Workers of America

Questions? Contact Joni Jones at jjones@retiredamericans.org or 202-637-5377.

Ready to register? Download a registration form here

Resolutions: Any delegate registered to attend the National Membership Convention may offer or second a resolution for consideration. The resolution must pertain to a statement of the Alliance’s position or policy on a specific matter. Resolutions, and seconds, must be received by the Alliance no later than April 8, 2014. The Resolutions Committee, designated by the Alliance President, will review proposed resolutions. Send resolutions to Resolutions2014@retiredamericans.org.

Agenda:

Monday, April 28

12:00 PM

7:00 PM

Registration Open

2:00 PM

3:30 PM

Pre-Convention Sessions/Exhibits

 

4:00 PM

6:00 PM

Opening Plenary

 

6:30 PM

8:00 PM

Reception

Tuesday, April 29

7:00 AM

5:30 PM

Plenary/Action Sessions

 

 

 

Elections/Resolutions

Wednesday, April 30

7:30 AM

5:00 PM

Plenary/Action Sessions

 

 

 

Banquet Luncheon

Thursday, May 1

7:30 AM

12:00 PM

Regional Breakouts

Closing Plenary

National Campaign Launch

Full Convention Agenda

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Thank you and we look forward to seeing you soon!

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Other Airport Transportation:

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ITPE Union:
Yellow Cab
Checker Cab
Star Cab
Henderson Cab
 
USW Union:
ANLV Cab
Ace Cab
ABC Cab
Vegas Western Cab
Virgin Valley Cab
Whittlesea Cab