Council 2 endorses Ed Murray for Seattle mayorby County and City Employee Writer on September 27, 2013
COUNCIL 2 BELIEVES that Ed Murray is the best candidate for the next mayor of Seattle in the November 5 elections.
“Our endorsement is based on his leadership ability and his ability to work with diverse coalitions to get things done,” says Council 2 President and Executive Director Chris Dugovich. “He has a track record of bringing diverse groups together.”
Labor leaders add that Murray has a lengthy track record of creating coalitions and supporting legislation that has helped union workers.
• IN MILL CREEK, Council 2 has endorsed four candidates for the city council.
Lynn Sordel, Donna Michelson, Kathy Nielsen and Bart (Tim) Masterson.
“Our Local has seen how having a voice in making sure the best candidate is elected to help run our City impacts us,” says Local 1811-M President Michele Miller.
“We decided to get involved because maintaining a good contract and workplace takes more than just what occurs at the bargaining table.”