For Immediate Release: August 10, 2018
[DUNNELLON, Fla.] Today UA Local 234, representing over 1,200 plumbers, pipefitters, and HVAC professionals in North and North Central Florida, is proudly endorsing Brandon Peters for Congress as the candidate who will support working families and dedicate his time to increasing job opportunities for the working men and women of Florida’s 2nd Congressional District.
Upon receiving word of the endorsement, Mr. Peters issued the following statement:
“I am truly humbled by the outpouring of support for my congressional campaign by the men and women of Florida’s labor movement. I will honor the trust and confidence which UA Local 234 has reposed in me by working hard every day to make sure the interests of hard-working Floridians are respected by my fellow members of Congress.”
Ahead of the August 28th primary, more than 16 leading statewide community organizations and labor unions have expressed their support for Brandon Peters’ campaign for Congress, and the campaign is blanketing the district with voter outreach ahead of the primary. With the unified support of organized labor behind him the campaign is surging in the polls and has a clear path to victory in both August and November.
The Peters campaign has directly contacted more than 30,000 voters in the 2nd Congressional district. To learn more about Brandon and his Labor-backed campaign, including how to get involved in its grassroots efforts, visit Peters4Congress.com.
Contact: Steen Kirby, Communications Director