May 23, 2017
The Michigan Teamsters Joint Council #43 announced today their endorsement of State Representative Andy Schor for Lansing Mayor.
Greg Nowak, President of Teamsters Joint Council #43 said, "Lansing is at a pivotal point and will see major change in the 2017 election. The Teamsters are confident that Andy Schor is the best person to direct Lansing’s future as Mayor, and are proud to endorse his candidacy. Our members at the City are excited to join with Andy Schor to ensure Lansing residents receive the best possible services and to make Lansing a great Capitol City!"
Andy Schor has been endorsed by both business and labor organizations and individuals. Worker organizations endorsing Schor’s candidacy for Mayor so far include:
United Association of Plumbers and Pipefitters Local Union 333
Michigan Regional Council of Carpenters and Millwrights
SMART Local Union No. 7
IBEW Local Union 352
IBEW Local Union 665
Michigan Building and Construction Trades Council
LiUNA Local Union 499
Capitol City Labor Program
Operating Engineers 324
“My top priority is Lansing’s future, and our momentum continues to increase. I am honored and excited to add the Teamsters to my growing list of supporters, including our Lansing workers as well as important individuals in the business community throughout Lansing and the region. My campaign will continue to engage voters throughout Lansing as we visit with voters at their doors, in forums, and at a variety of meetings throughout the City of Lansing,” said Andy Schor.