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Endorsement Process & Questionnaires

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2024 Endorsement Process

November 11 – December 11, 2023: Candidate filing for March 5, 2024 Primary Election
December 7: Questionnaires released to candidates
January 4: Questionnaires DUE
January 6: Candidate Endorsement Interviews
January 28 – January 29, 2024: Texas AFL-CIO COPE Convention in Austin, Texas
January 29, 2024: State COPE Board finalizes endorsements for federal and state races

Any Questions or Interview Scheduling must be made to

Step 1: Endorsement Candidate Information Form

Candidate Information

Step 2: Endorsement Candidate Questionnaire and Resume 

All candidates interested in the endorsement of labor must fill out the following forms and send a resume with their educational background, political and civic activities, samples of campaign material, and employment history to & endorsements@texasaflcio.orgwith the subject line: [Candidate Name] ENDORSEMENT [POSITION SEEKING] 

U.S. Federal Questionnaire

Texas Legislative Questionnaire

County Commissioner Questionnaire

Judicial Questionnaire

County Sheriff

School Board ISD

Municipal Questionnaire

Step 3: Endorsement Interview with Committee of Political Education

  • Endorsement Interviews will be held on January 6th.