May 8, 2012

The 2012 Legislative and Political Action Conference is Underway!

UFCW's 2012 Legislative and Political Action Conference takes place today and tomorrow features a wide variety of speakers and presentations addressing the political landscape UFCW members face and the work our union is doing to advocate for the rights of working families.
The conference will feature video greetings from President Barack Obama and House Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi. Live speakers at the 2012 conference include:
  • Illinois Governor Pat Quinn
  • Montana Governor Brian Schweitzer
  • Illinois Attorney General Lisa Madigan
  • Wisconsin State Senator Dave Hansen
  • Ed Schultz
  • Stuart Rothenberg
  • U.S. Senate Candidate Heidi Heitkamp (North Dakota)
  • Illinois Congressional Candidate Tammy Duckworth
  • Obama Campaign Manager Jim Messina
  • U.S. Senate Candidate Tim Kaine (Virginia)
  • Consumer Financial Protection Bureau Director Richard Cordray
  • Secretary of Labor Hilda Solis
Check out the stream below for all the latest updates from the conference!

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