National Postal Mail Handlers Union Local 301 Endorses Dan Koh for Congress

2018-05-14T19:00:40+00:00 May 7th, 2018|Union Endorsements|

ANDOVER, MA – Today, the National Postal Mail Handlers Union (NPMHU) Local 301 endorsed Dan Koh in the Third District Congressional race. NPMHU Local 301 represents 3,000 workers and is the fifteenth union endorsement that Koh has received, more than any other candidate. Koh has also been endorsed by 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 support Dan,” said President of NPMHU Local 301 Daniel St. Marie. “Our members know that Dan will fight for pension security, strong unions, and workplace protections. Dan has experience getting things done for working families, and he will be a great Congressman for the people of the Third District.”

“I am so grateful to have the support of Local 301,” said Koh. “We need to create an economy that works for everyone, and that starts with making sure that we stand with unions. When I’m Congressman, working people will always have a seat at the table.”

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.