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City Council Candidate John Quaglione Secures Support of Carpenter’s Union

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September 22, 2017

Contact: Hank Sheinkopf (212) 725-2378

 

 City Council Candidate John Quaglione Secures Support of Carpenter’s Union

 

Brooklyn, NY– Today, John Quaglione, candidate for City Council’s 43rd District, announced the endorsement of The New York City District Council of Carpenters. The New York City District Council of Carpenters and Joiners of America is a representative body comprised of nine individual Locals and 25,000 union members. The District Council functions as the voice for thousands of New York City’s most dedicated and skilled Carpenters, Millwrights, Dockbuilders, Timbermen, Cabinetmakers, Floorcoverers and Industrial Workers.

“New York City’s infrastructure is recognizable throughout the world and the hardworking members of the New York City District Council of Carpenters helped build and maintain it,” said John Quaglione. “I am honored to receive their endorsement. They know I will fight for the people who keep this city running and are all too often overlooked by the current administration,” added Quaglione.

John Quaglione has received overwhelming union support including :  Sergeants Benevolent Association, Sergeants Benevolent Association of the Port Authority of NY & NJ, Correction Officer's Benevolent Association, DEA - The Detectives' Endowment Association, UFA - Uniformed Firefighter's Association of Greater New York, Local 94 I.A.F.F. AFL-CIO, Lieutenants Benevolent Association, International Union of Operating Engineers, Local 94, 94A, 94B, Uniformed EMS Officers Union, Local 3621, DC37, AFSCME, AFL-CIO, Uniformed EMT's, Paramedics & Fire Inspectors, Local 2507, DC37, AFSCME, AFL-CIO, and the Uniformed Fire Alarm Dispatchers Benevolent Association Inc., IAFF Local 4959.

“The New York City District Council of Carpenters is pleased to endorse John Quaglione for Brooklyn’s 43rd City Council District,” said Joseph Geiger, Executive Secretary-Treasurer for the New York City District Council of Carpenters.” John understands the needs of working families and will fight to ensure their interests are represented in the Council. We look forward to working with John both before and after his election.”

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Quaglione is a candidate for Brooklyn's 43rd District that includes the neighborhoods of Bay Ridge, Dyker Heights, Bath Beach and Bensonhurst. For more information on the campaign, visit www.votejohnq.com.

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