Identify a Political Coordinator to lead political activism for your Local.
Connect with your AFL-CIO State Federation and/or Central Labor Council. Engage in their state and local election activities, and get information on labor endorsed candidates.
Review and share your state’s election information, including:
- Election dates and early voting
- Voter registration and absentee ballot deadlines
- Voter ID requirements
- Polling location lookup.
Educate yourself on the IATSE Federal Issue Agenda and issues important to you.
Request Access to the Labor Action Network (LAN) for your Political Coordinator. Review the LAN training materials and sign up for a webinar.
Conduct a voter registration program.
- Obtain a list of unregistered voters in your Local from the LAN.
- Plan a voter registration drive.
Support IATSE PAC
Host a debate watch event
Organize a local union mail campaign
Organize “Get Out the Vote” (GOTV) efforts:
- Phone/Text Bank
- Local communications
- Transportation to polls
Participate in the AFL-CIO “Release Staff” Program
Volunteer for a campaign
Share your activism on social media accounts using #IATSEvotes hashtag.