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Thursday, Jan 23
Thursday, Jan 23
Friday, Jan 24
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Jan 26, Sunday

Friday, Jan 24

7:30PM - 8:30PM

Volunteers Meeting

Volunteers at our Texas AFL-CIO 2020 Convention are asked to meet to recieve schedules, duties, and t-shirt. 

5:00PM - 8:30PM


- Southpark A


3:00PM - 7:00PM


Registration will take place on the1st Floor of the Omni Hotel - Southpark.

12:30PM - 1:00PM

Sharing Our Stories to Build Power

Tevita Uhatafe, TWU 513
Traci Dunlap, Education Austin/Texas AFT 2048
Geromino Guerra, CWA 6143

7:30PM - 9:30PM

Dinner & Texas Hall of Fame Induction

Cornelius “Connie” English, SMART 
 J.D. Williams, CWA
Gwen York, TWU  
Phillip Lord, UA

2:30PM - 4:00PM

U.S. Senate Debate

LIVE U.S. Senate Debate Sponsored by the Austin Central Labor Council

2:15PM - 2:30PM

2020 Census

Richard Castanon, U.S. Census Bureau

1:00PM - 2:00PM


*On Your Own*

11:00AM - 12:15PM

Call to Order

Presentation of Colors & Oath of Allegiance - Northeast Early College High School 

9:00AM - 10:30AM

New Attendees Orientation

First time convention participants are invited to a pre-convention orientation for a quick primer on what to expect on the convention floor. 

2:30PM - 4:00PM

Call to Order

  • Vote on Cope Report
  • Announcements 
  • Dissmiss the Committees 
  • Adjournment &
11:45AM - 12:00PM

COPE Solicitation

Steve Sanders, ILA
Angi DeFilippo, IUOE
David Lopez, IUEC 

All Day

Call to Order

Credentials Committee Report – Kristie Veit, CWA Local 6137

10:00AM - 11:00AM


Common Sense Economics: The Cost of the American Dream   
Artie Blanco - Campaigns Coordinator, AFL-CIO