August 21, 2018 Press Releases

New York State AFL-CIO Endorses Antonio Delgado for Congress

Today, we are proud to announce that New York State AFL-CIO has endorsed Antonio Delgado for Congress in in New York’s 19th congressional district.

“I am honored to have the endorsement of the New York State AFL-CIO and its affiliated unions which represent millions of union workers across New York state,” said Antonio Delgado. “Hard working folks deserve universal access to quality affordable healthcare, better wages and a tax policy that works for them, not for the super-rich and big corporations. I am committed to working hard for the working people in our district as we seek policies that benefit people here at home. Working together, we will be able to bring real representation to everyone.”

“We proudly support candidates who are committed to working hard on the issues important to working people,” said Ron Diaz, President of the Hudson Valley Area Labor Federation AFL-CIO. “Antonio Delgado has proven to be a fighter for middle and working class folks. He has been an outspoken advocate for universal access to quality, affordable healthcare for people in his district and will bring that hard work and determination to Washington. He is committed to representing the interests and concerns of the people of his district and won’t put big corporations ahead of them. We look forward to working together and supporting his campaign.”

The New York State AFL-CIO is a federation of 3,000 affiliated public sector, private sector, and building trades unions throughout the state, representing 2.5 million members, retirees and their families.