ENDORSEMENTS

2019 Endorsements

The Sterling Heights Police Officers Association

The Sterling Heights Fire Fighters Union, IAFF Local 1557, which consists of 99 members protecting the City of Sterling Heights 24 hours a day and 7 days a week.

The Sierra Club, the nation's oldest, largest and most influential grassroots environmental organization.

The United Auto Workers (UAW) Region 1, one of the largest and most diverse unions in North America, with members in virtually every sector of the economy.

The Greater Detroit Building and Construction Trades Council, an organization representing 35,000 building trades union workers in Southeast Michigan.

The Metro Detroit AFL-CIO, a democratic, voluntary federation of 56 national and international labor unions that represent 12.5 million working men and women.

The Michigan Regional Council of Carpenters & Millwrights, an organization that represents 14,000 carpenters and millwrights across the state of Michigan. Union carpenters help build diverse residential and commercial construction projects, both large and small. Union Millwrights work with precision machinery, installing and maintaining everything from conveyor systems to turbines and generators.

SMART Sheet Metal Workers Local 80, an organization representing 1,600 members in the construction trades. In shops they layout, fabricate, and assemble sheet metal products. In the field, they install sheet metal products in buildings and on construction projects.

The Teamsters Joint Council No. 43. an organization of 13 affiliated local unions representing 65,000 workers in diverse industries, including transportation, warehouse, manufacturing, construction, carhaul, freight, bakery, laundry, industrial, package delivery, moving companies, solid waste and recycling, building materials and construction trades, tankhaul, casinos, newspapers, beer and wine distribution, school employees as well as diverse public sector jobs.

Bricklayers and Allied Craftworkers Local 2

UA Detroit Plumbers Local 98, consisting of 1500 members of the United Association that specialize in plumbing, fitting, and underground construction.

Ironworkers Local 25

AFSCME Council 25, is one of the nation’s leading advocates for working women and men. Our 1.6 million members provide the vital services that make America happen.

Painters and Allied Trades District Council 1M

The Macomb County Democratic Party

The North Macomb Democratic Club

The Greater Metropolitan Association of Realtors, the largest local REALTOR association in the state with over 8,500 members, providing services and support to the real estate profession and the communities they serve.

2017 Endorsements:

Sterling Heights Police Chief John Berg, Retired.

The Sierra Club.

The Metro Detroit AFL-CIO.

The United Auto Workers (UAW) Region 1.

The Greater Detroit Building and Construction Trades Council.

The Michigan Regional Council of Carpenters & Millwrights.

SMART Sheet Metal Workers Local 80.

The Teamsters Joint Council No. 43.

Operating Engineers Local 324

Painters and Allied Trades District Council 1M

Bricklayers and Allied Craftworkers Local 2

Detroit Plumbers Local 98

UniteHere! Local 24

The Macomb County Democratic Party.

The North Macomb Democratic Club.