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BCEA Legislative Action Team Virtual Meeting
September 15 @ 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm EDT
****This is a VIRTUAL Meeting**** If you represent your Local, please be sure your President uploads your proper information to Wendy at the BCEA Office. An email will be sent with the link.
The BCEA Legislative Action Team is a network of NJEA members who communicate legislative and political information to elected officials and to other NJEA members. They form a vital link between our Association and our government. The Bergen County LAT is comprised of at least one representative from each local in that county. EVERY Local should send one representative and additional “associate” LAT’s are welcome to attend. Please RSVP to Wendy.
What is my role as a member of my county LAT?
Inform members of your local about: Education issues pending before the State Legislature and the U.S. Congress, NJEA’s positions on educational issues, How your local legislators and congressmen voted or plan to vote on important issues, Candidates recommended by NJEA PAC, Encourage members of your local to write, call, phone, fax and e-mail elected officials on important educational issues, Encourage members of your local to support NJEA PAC-endorsed candidates, Encourage members to voluntarily contribute to NJEA PAC, and Help elected officials understand the impact of their decisions on the public schools in their district.