SEIU Local 1199 endorses Gonzalez in the 54th Assembly
Friday, August 26, 2011 - 01:42 PM
The Gonzalez campaign announced the endorsement of SEIU Local 1199 earlier today.
“Jesus Gonzalez is the best candidate for Brooklyn's working families. He is a strong community organizer with a proven record of fighting for workers' rights,” Kevin Finnegan, Political Director of 1199 SEIU, said in a statement. "He is a leader with the vision and passion to bring good jobs, affordable housing and responsible development to the residents of this struggling community."