Union Members Called to Support Kerry and Prop 72
Organized labor in California is calling on union members to support progressive candidates and causes on the November ballot.
Friday, September 3, 2004
At the annual Labor Federation picnic in Sacramento, Democratic Assemblyman Darrell Steinberg issued the call. CUT: Steinberg11 :11 Unions strongly support John Kerry for President and urge a YES vote on Proposition 72 to expand employer based health insurance for California workers. But political analyst Tony Quinn says the power of unions has declined. CUT: QuinnLabor09 :09 Nonetheless, thousands of California union members will be walking precincts and calling voters in the next eight weeks. SOC