for state representative in 6th Worcester district
Members of 1199SEIU, the state’s largest healthcare workers union, announced their endorsement of Kathleen Walker in her campaign for state representative in the 6th Worcester district composed of
“Kathleen Walker has a proven record of standing with working people. 1199SEIU members are impressed by her commitment to creating jobs, supporting our schools and protecting healthcare services for the public,” said 1199SEIU Executive Vice President Veronica Turner.
1199SEIU members are proud to stand with Walker. 1199SEIU members feel that Kathleen Walker is highly qualified to deal with the issues facing the district such as economic development, job creation, and rising healthcare costs.
“Kathleen Walker not only understands the need for a strong middle-class, but also understands the challenges working families face,” said Turner.
Union members say they are confident that Walker will advocate for policies that support healthcare workers in providing quality care.
1199SEIU members will be volunteering this fall to support several candidates in state elections. Members will make phone calls, hand out literature, and door knock during the campaign season.