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SEIU Local 1199 endorses Gonzalez in the 54th Assembly

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."