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AFSCME Council 13 Members Unanimously Endorse Senator Bob Casey

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AFSCME Organizing Director & Council 13 Administrator: “Senator Casey Has Always Been On Our Side”

PENNSYLVANIA – Today, the American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees (AFSCME) Council 13’s Statewide Steering Committee unanimously and enthusiastically endorsed longtime union supporter Senator Bob Casey for re-election. 

AFSCME is the largest affiliate in the AFL-CIO and AFSCME Council 13 represents more than 65,000 public employees in Pennsylvania. Senator Casey recently spoke to the committee virtually and will be joining AFSCME members, State Representative Patty Kim, and the Dauphin County Democrats for a meet and greet in Harrisburg on March 14.

Read AFSCME Director of Organizing and Council 13 Administrator Mike Sukal’s statement below:

“The stakes in this year’s elections could not be higher for working people and their unions. Senator Casey has always been on our side, and we are ready to join him in the ongoing fights for union rights, against corporate greed, and with everyday Americans at the heart of every decision.”