Political Action Committee (PAC)
The Political Action Committee monitors local and provincial politicians and politics as they relate to public education issues and makes recommendations to the Membership about those which are "education friendly".
Political Action Committee Mandate
- 220.127.116.11up to one representative from each Workplace
- 18.104.22.168up to one member of the local A.R.M. chapter representing each political party,
- 7.4.2 Terms of Reference - The Political Action Committee shall:
- 22.214.171.124 evaluate Board candidates,
- 126.96.36.199 organize candidates' meetings,
- 188.8.131.52 interview, gather data and research local candidates for Municipal, Provincial and Federal Elections and release information subject to approval by the District President,
- 184.108.40.206 prepare and organize meetings with community and political leaders,
- 220.127.116.11 monitor the activities of the Board of Education,
- 18.104.22.168 promote cooperation with other organizations for the purpose of common political action,
- 22.214.171.124 recommend to the District Executive Council, candidate(s) for the position of Committee Chairperson for the following year, prior to the June District Executive Council meeting,
- 126.96.36.199 carry out any other projects assigned or approved by the District Executive Council.
- 188.8.131.52 to promote awareness among District members of relevant political issues as directed by the Provincial Executive, (AGM 2004)
- 184.108.40.206 to lobby elected representatives on issues, policies and actions as determined by the Provincial Executive and/or AMPA. (AGM 2004)