CANDIDATE TRAINING SCHOOLS SCHEDULED FOR SEPTEMBER
Residents interested in running for political office at the local or state level in Alabama are invited to attend a one-day candidate training workshop. The training will also provide information for those interested in working or volunteering for local or state campaigns.
The course will cover qualifications for offices, required report filing for candidates and effective methods for winning elections.
The workshop will be offered four times in different areas of the state. Each session will run from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Workshop dates are: Sep.10 at Joe Wheeler EMC in Trinity; Sep. 11 at Bryant Conference Center in Tuscaloosa; Sep. 12 at Pea River Electric Cooperative in Ozark; and Sep. 13 at the Alfa Insurance Home Office in Montgomery.
The workshop costs $30, which covers lunch and supplies. Deadline for sign-ups and payment is Sep. 4.
The candidate training schools will be conducted by the Alabama Farmers Federation and the Alabama Rural Electric Association (AREA).
For more information, contact Federation Research Consultants Director Syd Alford at (334) 613-4576 or firstname.lastname@example.org.