When: Monday, Jan 26, 2026, 9:00am - 10:00am

Common Sense Economics: The Cost of the American Dream   
Artie Blanco - Campaigns Coordinator, AFL-CIO
Room: The Oaks

How to Talk Politics at Work
Resha Thomas, Political Director, SEIU
Andy Frye, Rapid Response Coordinator, USW District 13
Joe Tellez, Political Director, Texas State Association of Fire Fighters 
Krissy O’Brien – Organizer, AFSCME Local 1624
Room: Sweetwater

Deported Veterans/Union Veterans Counci
Hector Barrajas-Varela - Director and Founder, Deported Veterans 
Sam Tijerina, Union Veterans Council 
Room: Southpark B 

Mobilizing Members with Peer-to-Peer Text Messaging 
Mark Maldonado, Digital Strategist, Texas AFL-CIO
Jesus Perales, Citizenship Coordinator, Texas AFL-CIO
Markrose Butler, Get Thru
Room: Conference Center

Pride at Work
Jerame Davis - Pride at Work
Room: Southpark A 

Census 2020 
María I. Campos, Partnership Specialist, U.S. Census Bureau
Billy Horton, Partnership Specialist, U.S. Census Bureau
Room: Wine Room