Political and Legislative AffairsLocal791’sPolitical&LegislativeDepartmentisactively engagedinworkingwithelectedofficialsatalllevelsof governmenttoensuretherightdecisionsaremadeon issuesthataffectthequalityoflifeofourmembers. Electedofficialsmakedecisionsonissuesthataffectour jobs,wages,workingconditions,andourbenefits.Local 791hasafulltimepoliticalandlegislativedirectorwho isresponsibleforavarietypoliticalandlegislative functions.The UFCW Local 791 Political and Legislative Affairs Department performs the following functions: Develop, coordinate and implement legislative programs at the Local, State & National level.Develop and maintain relationships with elected officials at all levels of government.Maintain a communication network within the Local to inform members on important on legislative and political campaigns. Voter registration To further our goals in the political and legislative arena, Local 791 has developed and maintains strong working relationships with various elected officials and the UFCW International Political/Legislative Action Department. Campaign Coordinator - Federal, State and Local Political ElectionsCoordinate - UFCW Local 791 Active Ballot ClubTofurtherourgoalsinthepoliticalandlegislative arena,Local791hasdevelopedandmaintainsstrong workingrelationshipswithvariouselectedofficialsand theUFCWInternationalPolitical/LegislativeAction Department. If you have any questions please feel free to contact Peter Derouen, Director of Political & Legislative Affairs at 1-800-535-2752.
Local 791 Participates in White House Event
UFCW Local 791 Legislative and Political Director Peter Derouen recently attended a “Communities in Action: Building a Better Massachusetts” event at the White House.
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