Convention

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Convention
CFT Convention convenes online March 26-27

The Convention is the Federation’s highest governance body, where delegates shape union policy and positions on issues affecting all members. The biennial Convention is open to all CFT members, but only elected delegates can vote.

Due to the coronavirus pandemic and public health guidelines, we will be holding CFT Convention 2021 online March 26-27. Some meetings will be held in the days preceding the Convention.

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Schedule

Find key deadlines for advance planning and our evolving Convention schedule. This page is updated regularly, so please keep checking back.

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Nominations & Elections

Elections to take place at this Convention are CFT President, Secretary Treasurer and 24 Vice Presidents, plus delegates to the AFT Convention and the California Labor Federation Convention. The Division Councils will also elect officers at their meetings on March 20.

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Convention Documents

This is the online hub for Virtual Convention documents. We will not have printed materials this year, so this is the place to find electronic versions of resolutions, constitutional amendments, committee assignments, the delegate roster, Convention rules and other governance docs. This page is updated regularly, so please keep checking back.