The benefits we win come from us being strong together in the union.

~ Yeny Nuñez, 32BJ Member, Connecticut

32BJ SEIU Announces Endorsements in MA Municipal Elections

Posted 10/28/15 | Filed in

Boston – Citing a strong commitment to working families, 32BJ of the Service Employees International Union (SEIU) announced today its list of endorsements for candidates running in municipal elections across Massachusetts. In addition, 32BJ is also endorsing Michael Brady for State Senator in the Brockton special election.

“These candidates have demonstrated a deep commitment to the working people of Massachusetts,” said Roxana Rivera, Vice President of 32BJ. “Now more than ever we need real champions of working families ready to fight for good middle class jobs.”

“We look forward to the election of a strong, progressive group of public servants who stand up for working families,” said Roxana Rivera, Vice President of 32BJ SEIU, which represent over 18,000 property service workers in New England.

A complete list of the union’s endorsements is below. Endorsements in other races will be forthcoming.

Boston At-Large City Council Ayanna Pressley
Boston District 4 City Council Charles Yancey
Boston District 8 City Council Josh Zakim
Boston At-Large City Council Michael Flathery
Boston At-Large City Council Michelle Wu
Boston At-Large City Council Steven Murphy
Boston District 5 City Council Timothy McCarthy
Boston District 7 City Council Tito Jackson
     
Cambridge At large city council Denise Simmons
Cambridge At large city council Dennis Benzan
Cambridge At large city council Dennis Carlone
Cambridge At large city council Leland Cheung
Cambridge At large city council Marc McGovern
Cambridge At large city council Nadeem Mazen
     
Chelsea At large city council Calvin Brown
Chelsea At large city council Damalis Vidot
Chelsea At large city council Roy Avellaneda
     
Lawrence Distrist B Estella Reyes
Lawrence District C Kendrys Vasquez
Lawrence At large city council Modesto Maldonado
Lawrence At large city council Nilka Rodriguez-Alvarez
Lawrence District A Sandy Amonte
     
Medford Mayor Stephanie Burke
     
Somerville At large alderman Dennis Sullivan
Somerville District 6 alderman Lance Davis
Somerville District 5 alderman Mark Niedergang
Somerville District 1 alderman Matthew McLaughlin
     
Waltham Mayor Thomas Stanley

 

 

Special Election:    
Brockton State Senate Michael Brady

With more than 150,000 members in 11 states, including 18,000 in Massachusetts, Rhode Island and New Hampshire, SEIU 32BJ is the largest property services union in the country.

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