NEW YORK NURSE: January/February 2009
Elections for Delegate Assembly (DA) representatives are now being held. DA members are elected by their fellow members in their geographic zone.
Ballots were mailed to members of local bargaining units on Jan. 5. Voting can be done by mail or online at https://www.directvote.net/nysnada. The deadline for casting or mailing ballots is March 16.
The DA is a forum for members to advise Economic & General Welfare Program staff on collective bargaining matters. The DA meets four times a year, including once during the Convention or annual meeting.
Write-ins will be accepted. This is a secret-ballot election conducted by an independent election service. Votes will be counted and winners will be announced at 5 p.m. on Mar. 30.
Here is the list of candidates running for the Delegate Assembly: