Thursday, January 8, 2009

Arkansas Labor Legislative Conference

The Arkansas 87th General Assembly convenes Monday, January 12th. The AFL -CIO in conjunction with the Arkansas Professional Firefighters will be hosting a Legislative Conference on February 9th – 10th, 2009 . We will also be hosting a reception on Monday evening. The conference will be held at the Comfort Inn & Suites located at 707 Interstate 30, Little Rock , Arkansas .

At the conference we will be discussing legislation of interest to union members and the working families of Arkansas . Arkansas Legislators will be invited to the conference and a reception Monday evening. There will be presentations on Workers Compensation, PAC Registration and Lobbying. There will be a breakfast hosted for all Legislators on February 10th, giving you an opportunity to meet with and lobby your Legislators.

After breakfast we will go to the Capitol to continue lobbying on the issues of interest to Labor. There is a registration fee of $45.00 per person, breakfast and all materials are included. Lunch will be provided on February 9th.

We have negotiated special hotel room rates of $79.00 for all rooms and $89.00 for suites. You may call the hotel at (501) 687-7700 to make reservations. To get the special room rate, you must tell the hotel that you are attending the AFL-CIO & APFF Joint Legislative Conference. January 26th, 2009 is the cut-off date for making reservations. Rooms are limited please make your reservations now.

Fraternally yours,

Ricky Belk, Secretary-Treasurer

Questions: Call the Arkansas AFL-CIO at (501) 375-9101.


Please complete this registration form and return to:

Arkansas AFL-CIO, 1115 Bishop St., Little Rock, Arkansas, 72202


Address_________________________City____________________State____ Zip____

Union_______________________________ Local Union Number _________________

Telephone Number_________________________E-mail­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­_________________________

Check Amount_______ Check Number________

Make checks payable to Arkansas AFL-CIO.

Please use one registration form per person. Duplicate this form as needed.

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