“We had a very successful Virginia AFL-CIO Convention last week in Williamsburg,” reports NoVA president Dan Duncan. “Governor McAuliffe set the stage with his keynote address Friday and UFCW International President Marc Perrone brought the delegates to their feet when he said he’d rather have members in right-to-work-for-less states because ‘you want to be union members!’” NoVA Labor also completed two weeks of concentrated candidate interviews for House of Delegates, State Senate and local boards of supervisors. “Now it’s time to get ready for the GOTV activities for the 2015 election cycle,” says Duncan. Click here for details.
photo: UFCW 400 President Mark Federici speaking with Virginia Governor Terry McAuliffe before the start of the Virginia AFL-CIO Convention. photo by Dan Duncan