Saratoga: Today, LIUNA Local 1822 endorsed Congresswoman Elise Stefanik for re-election to Congress. They are a part of the New York State Laborers’ Union, which represents over 40,000 members employed in the construction industry and other fields statewide. Local 1822 members are based in Jefferson, St. Lawrence, Lewis, and Franklin counties.

“LIUNA Local 1822 continues to endorse Congresswoman Elise Stefanik for reelection in New York’s 21st district,” said Business Manager Rich Daddario. “We know that the congresswoman has worked with LIUNA on fair wage issues such as federal Davis Bacon protection and is an advocate of trade apprenticeship programs such as ours, both issues which are vital to our members in the North Country. We welcome her continued efforts on our behalf in her next term.”

“I’m honored to be endorsed by LIUNA Local 1822 and I’m proud to advocate in Congress for their members in Jefferson, St. Lawrence, Lewis, and Franklin counties,” said Stefanik. “Fair and strong labor protections are critical to their success working on projects throughout the North Country. They know I am the candidate in this race who will stand behind them and be a true partner to them in Congress. I am grateful for their support and look forward to a continued, productive partnership with LIUNA Local 1822 in my next term.”