ANDOVER, MA – Emphasizing that Dan Koh is “focused on the right priorities,” Laborers Local 560 today endorsed Koh in the Third District Congressional race. Local 560 represents close to 600 workers and is the seventeenth union endorsement that Koh has received, more than any other candidate. Koh has also been endorsed by AFSCME Local 1703, NPMHU Local 301, the New England Regional Council of Carpenters, Laborers Local 39, Plumbers and Gasfitters Local 12, AFSCME Local 1705, Laborers Local 243, IUPAT DC 35, Pipefitters Local 537, Laborers Local 175, IBEW Local 96, Laborers Local 609, IUEC Local 4, IUOE Local 4, Laborers Local 88, and Wreckers Local 1421.
“We are proud to endorse Dan,” said Paul Pavone, Secretary-Treasurer of Laborers Local 560. “Not only is Dan a strong supporter of union rights, he actually listens to the thoughts and concerns of union households. Our members know that in Congress, Dan will fight for quality healthcare and good jobs with upward mobility. Dan is focused on the right priorities, and he will be a great Congressman.”
About Dan Koh
A native of Andover of Korean-Lebanese descent whose great-grandparents came to Lawrence over a century ago, Dan is dedicated to preserving the American Dream that made his own story possible. Dan most recently served as Chief of Staff to Boston Mayor Marty Walsh, where he managed 18,000 employees and a $3 billion budget during one of the most prosperous four-year stretches in Boston’s history. In Congress, Dan will stand up to President Trump and promote universal healthcare and a forward-looking jobs program so that everyone can get ahead.