AFSCME ENDORSES SENATOR BARBARA BUONO’S GUBERNATORIAL BID
AFSCME Statewide Leadership, Members Endorse Sen. Buono at 1199J Convention in Atlantic City
ATLANTIC CITY- Today, Senator Barbara Buono gave remarks and received the endorsement of AFSCME New Jersey’s 38,000+ members as part of AFSCME Council 1199J’s convention in Atlantic City. AFSCME, the American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees, AFL-CIO, is the nation’s largest union of public employees, with over 1.6 million members.
“At a time when middle class families are struggling to make ends meet, New Jersey needs solutions that work,” said Gerard Meara, Executive Director of AFSCME Council 73. “Senator Buono understands the need to create good paying public sector jobs and expand access to vital services.”
“Public employees in New Jersey…