WHEREAS, AFGE is committed to executing an open, transparent and fair process in considering the endorsement of a candidate for President of the United States (President); and
WHEREAS, the next President must join AFGE in its commitment to providing a fair and safe workplace and protecting the collective bargaining and representational rights of all bargaining unit employees; and
WHEREAS, the support of AFGE and its members is highly sought-after and is considered crucial to a candidate’s success; and
WHEREAS, AFGE’s endorsement is of greatest value when the power of our membership is fully committed electing to the endorsed candidate;
THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED that the following process will be conducted for the consideration of the endorsement for any candidate for President:
BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED that after consideration of questionnaires, interviews and membership input, the NEC is the sole endorsing body for AFGE’s presidential endorsement.
Adopted by NEC Ballot
April 18, 2019