ELK GROVE, CA - Today, LiUNA - the union representing over 60,000 Californians who build, repair, and maintain our nation’s infrastructure, and staff some of the core services that allow our communities to thrive - endorsed Dr. Ami Bera for Congress.
LiUNA Pacific Southwest Region includes laborers who build and maintain our roads, bridges, and waterways, postal workers who ensure our mail runs on time, and law enforcement who serve our communities.
“I’m honored to have the endorsement of the men and women whose hard work keeps our country running, from repairing and building our infrastructure to making sure the mail arrives,” said Rep. Ami Bera. “As this region continues to grow, I’m especially proud to have the support of our nation’s fastest-growing union of construction workers.”
LiUNA credited Bera’s commitment to service, honesty, and fairness.
"The Laborers' International Union of North America Pacific Southwest Region believes Congressman Dr. Ami Bera is the best choice for the people of California's 7th Congressional District,” said Rocco Davis, Special Assistant to the General President, LiUNA Vice President and Pacific Southwest Regional Manager
"We know Congressman Bera will fight for working families in Washington, and believe he's the right choice for our members and their families -- even if we don't agree on every issue. Our affiliated Local Unions will continue to work with Ami on issues that are important to our Union, its members and all working families."
LiUNA is supporting Dr. Bera in one of the nation’s most competitive House races. California’s 7th Congressional district includes the cities of Folsom, Rancho Cordova, Elk Grove, Carmichael, and portions of Sacramento.