Category: Endorsements

Kennedy Says Legacy Is Earned

Two weeks before the primary election, Local 589’s endorsed candidate U.S. Rep. Joseph Kennedy III is taking aim at U.S. Sen. Ed Markey’s record on racial justice and defending the Kennedy family from what he says are “attacks” from the senator. At a Tuesday press conference, Kennedy was joined by Black leaders from across the …

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Let’s Show Joe We Have His Back!

Recognizing the need for a candidate who stands for working families, can beat Donald Trump, and restore civility and respect for the United States, our International Amalgamated Transit Union (ATU) General Executive Board voted to endorse Joe Biden for President. The vote came after an extensive poll of ATU membership to evaluate the entire field of …

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Local 589 Endorses Secretary of State Bill Galvin for Re-Election

Today, the Executive Board and Membership of the Boston Carmen’s Union, Local 589, endorsed Secretary of State Bill Galvin in his candidacy for re-election for Secretary of State of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts. In a letter to Secretary Galvin, the Carmen’s Union said it, “feels very fortunate to have a friend of your stature and …

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Cong. Capuano Visits With E-Board

Cong. Capuano Visits With E-Board

Today, Congressman Mike Capuano​ stopped by the Boston Carmen’s Union Hall to meet with the executive board. We appreciate all Mike has done and continues to do when it comes to fighting for increased federal funding for the MBTA and against privatization. Working people and families have a strong union friend, advocate and supporter in …

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