Union Members Winning Elections Coast to Coast
Union Members winning elections
This week, working family advocates won electoral victories from coast to coast, with Dahlia Vertreese winning election as mayor of Hillside, New Jersey, and Myrtle Cole being re-elected as president of the San Diego City Council.
These victories are part of a larger trend, where a strong independent union movement provides the support and expertise to help ensure that when working people run for office, working people win.
Newark Mayor Cory Booker has won the New Jersey Senate special election, defeating Republican challenger Steve Lonegan.
On Tuesday, the primary contests for New Jersey's special Senate election were won by the longtime frontrunners. On the Democratic side, Newark mayor Cory Booker coasted to victory, and former Bogota mayor Steve Lonegan won the Repu...
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Labor-Backed Candidates Win Big in Tuesday’s Elections It was a big night for labor ’ s agenda as pro-worker candidates won election from coast to coast Tuesday. NJ AFL-CIO Union members and labor leaders prepare to get out the vot...