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Portland - 6 Month Candidate Training

  • AFL-CIO 3645 Southeast 32nd Avenue Portland, OR, 97202 United States (map)

The Oregon Labor Candidate School is looking for participants who are seriously considering running for office in the near future, or who are open to an appointment.  We are interested in our graduates running for a variety of offices at the local and state level.  If you have any questions about our expectations,  please feel free to contact us.

This class runs from October - March in the Portland metro region.  Participants will meet once a month on Saturdays from 9:30am - 4:00pm. Reimbursement for mileage and lodging is available for participants accepted into the program who live 100+ miles from Portland.

2018-2019 Class Dates: 10/13, 11/10, 12/8, 1/12, 2/9, 3/9

1) Participants are expected to attend every class.
2) Participants are expected to raise at least $350 from friends and family.

Applications are no longer being accepted for the 2018-19 cohort. Please check back in the spring for 2019-20.

Earlier Event: October 10
Running for School Board & City Council