Biennial Constitutional Convention 2019

On September 25th - 27th, 2019, over 200 delegates and guests will gather for the Biennial Constitutional Convention of the Massachusetts AFL-CIO.

The Convention theme of unity will be reflected throughout the proceedings, from resolutions, to keynote speakers, to panels.

The convention will feature keynote speakers, David Webber and Steven Greenhouse. Webber is the author of "The Rise of the Working Class Shareholder: Labor's Last Best Weapon," and will sign copies of his books for attendees. Greenhouse is a New  York Times Reporter and author and will be speaking and signing copies of, “Beaten Down, Worked Up - The Past, Present and Future of American Labor Movement."

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The proceedings will also feature presentations devoted to Immigration, housing justice and the environment. Panels will include the young workers project and a panel on engaging retired workers. 

The Massachusetts AFL-CIO Union Candidate School will launch with an engaging presentation and discussion on union member civic engagement. 

The Convention is not open to the public and is closed to the press. Affiliated unions in good standing should have received their credentials by mail. Registration is due by September 10th. Download the delegate and guest registrations below.

For hotel or registration questions, contact Carla Connolly: [email protected]. For questions regarding credentials, contact Michelle Dardeno: [email protected].

PDF iconMA AFL-CIO Convention Registration 2019

PDF iconMA AFL-CIO Convention Registration GUEST 2019