ANDOVER, MA – Tonight in Haverhill, the New England Regional Council of Carpenters (NERCC) will announce its endorsement of Democrat Dan Koh in the 3rd District Congressional race. The NERCC, which represents 22,000 members, will endorse Dan at a meeting at American Veterans Post 147 on 576 Primrose Street in Haverhill from 5:00 to 6:00 PM. NERCC’s Executive Secretary-Treasurer Thomas Flynn, Political Director Stephen Joyce, Business Representative Adam DiGiovanni, Dan, and others will give remarks. The event is open to the press.
This is the fourteenth union endorsement that Koh has received, more than any other candidate. Koh has also been endorsed by 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.
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.