Laborers Local 88 Endorses Koh for Congress

2018-05-14T15:18:50+00:00 February 22nd, 2018|Union Endorsements|

ANDOVER, MA – Touting Dan Koh’s “comprehensive jobs plan,” Laborers Local 88 today endorsed Dan Koh in the 3rd District Congressional race. Local 88 has about 300 members and is the fifth union endorsement for Koh: Koh’s campaign has also been endorsed by IBEW Local 96, IUEC Local 4, Building Wreckers Local 1421, and Operating Engineers Local 4.

“We are proud to support Dan,” said Business Manager of Local 88 Frank Calabro. “Dan has a proven track record and has proposed a comprehensive jobs plan. Our members know that Dan is committed to making sure that everyone has access to a good-paying job with upward mobility.”

“I am grateful to have Local 88’s support,” said Koh. “Unions like Local 88 help ensure that workers have the protections and rights they deserve. In Congress, I will stand up for the workers of the Third District everyday.”

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.