Arizona Pipe Trades Local 469 today endorsed Ruben Gallego for Congress.
“Construction matters in Arizona – it fuels our economy. We need a leader who knows the value of bringing in vital construction projects and turning possibilities into real jobs for working families,” said Arizona Pipe Trades Local 469 Business Manager Arron Butler.
“That’s why Arizona Pipe Trades Local 469 PAC endorses Ruben Gallego,” Butler said. “We believe he shows the leadership needed to strengthen our economy and improve conditions for Arizona families.”
The Pipe Trades is one of the most politically active unions in Arizona and has contributed to numerous winning campaigns.
Gallego now has essentially locked up all of the major union endorsements in Arizona. In addition to the Pipe Trades, Gallego has the backing of AFL-CIO, SEIU, UFCW, the Building and Construction Trades, IBEW 640, AFSCME and the Teamsters.