Endorsements are from a wide-ranging group of 8 labor unions, including the Boston Teachers Union, Boston Firefighters Local 718, and Teamsters Local 25.
Boston City Councilor At-Large Michael Flaherty announced eight endorsements supporting his efforts for re-election from labor unions active in the Greater Boston area. The endorsements were from the Boston Teachers Union, Boston Firefighters Local 718, Teamsters Local 25, SEIU NAGE, North Atlantic States Regional Council of Carpenters, Boston Carmen’s Union Local 589, Boston Plasterers and Cement Masons Local 534, and Boston Ironworkers Local 7.
This diverse group representing Boston’s teachers, firefighters, local government employees, teamsters, MBTA employees, and building trades members believe in Councilor Flaherty’s vision for the future of Boston, and have pledged their support towards his efforts to secure reelection.
“I am honored to have been endorsed by these great organizations as I work towards re-election,” said Councilor Flaherty. “These unions represent a diverse swath of my family, friends, and neighbors across the city, and they demonstrate a shared belief in my vision for the future of Boston.” The endorsement process is ongoing and future announcements of additional support can be expected in the coming weeks.