AFT National Convention

The new AFT National officers elected at the 2014 Convention are (left to right)  Lorretta Johnson , Randi Weingarten, and Mary Cathryn Ricker

The new AFT National officers elected at the 2014 Convention are (left to right) Lorretta Johnson, Randi Weingarten, and Mary Cathryn Ricker

Ten members of Local 243 attended the AFT National Conference held in Los Angeles, California from July 10-14, 2014 as delegates. They participated in workshops, listened to a range of inspirational speeches, and unanimously voted for the Progressive Caucus of- Randi Weingarten President, Loretta Johnson AFT Secretary/Treasurer, Mary Cathryn Ricker AFT Executive Vice President. A convention summary, including the list of Local 243 delegates is available for download from this website.

Click here to see YouTube videos of two of the inpsirational speeches delivered at the convention