MANCHESTER, NH – Democratic candidate for Governor Maggie Hassan has earned the support of the Plumbers and Steamfitters Local 131. This is Hassan’s eighth union endorsement. She recently won the endorsements of both the Teamsters Local 633 and Communications Workers of America Local 1400.
"We are excited to announce our support for Maggie Hassan for Governor," said David Pelletier, business manager for the Plumbers and Steamfitters Local 131. "Maggie’s record on behalf of New Hampshire’s middle class families is second to none. That’s why we are thrilled to support her candidacy. Maggie is running the kind of campaign that will win in September and November. We look forward to being a part of her exciting campaign and helping her win in the fall.”
“I’m humbled and honored by the support of the Plumbers and Steamfitters,” said Hassan. “Every day our campaign is getting stronger and we are building the grassroots support we need to win in the fall. I’m proud to have the Plumbers and Steamfitters on my side in this campaign so we can win and keep moving New Hampshire forward.”
Hassan has earned the support of seven other unions including the Teamsters Local 633, Carpenters Local 118, Iron Workers Local 7, UFCW Locals 1445 and 791, the International Union of Painters and Allied Trades Council #35, the International Association of Heat and Frost Insulators and Allied Workers Local #6 and the Communications Workers of America Local 1400. She also has the support of EMILY’s List and the Women’s Campaign Fund.