Endorsements for state Senate candidates

   November 2, 2012 8:57 am

 

The two candidates for state Senate in the 49th District are touting their endorsements with just days left before Erie County voters head to the polls.

Candidates Sean Wiley and Janet Anderson/Contributed

Janet Anderson, the Republican candidate, announced her business endorsements from the Pennsylvania Chamber, National Federation of Independent Businesses, Pennsylvania Business Council and the Northwest Pennsylvania Food Council.

Sean Wiley, the Democratic candidate, announced endorsements from eight organized labor groups.

They include the American Federation of State County and Municipal Employees District Council 85 (AFSCME), Pennsylvania American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations (AFL-CIO), Service Employees International Union Local 668 (SEIU).

Also, the Service Employees International Pennsylvania State Council, Pennsylvania Conference of Teamsters, Teamsters Local 397, United Electrical & Radio Machine Workers of America Local 506, and International Union of Operating Engineers Local 66.

Anderson also got the endorsement from Iron Workers Local Union 3.

— John Guerriero

 

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