MEDIA ADVISORY for Wednesday June 24th, 2015
Contact: Mike Gillis, 216.334.9068
Unanimous vote on Monday paves way for endorsement of sitting mayor.
Toledo, OH — On Wednesday the Greater Northwest Ohio AFL-CIO will hold a press conference announcing its endorsement of Paula Hicks-Hudson for Toledo mayor. In a unanimous vote on Monday, the organization voted to endorse the incumbent mayor.
“During a very difficult time for the city, Mayor Hicks-Hudson has shown strong leadership skills and an inclusive style that has helped bring all communities together,” said Greater Northwest Ohio AFL-CIO Executive Secretary-Treasurer George Tucker. “She earned our endorsement because she has the respect and support from area workers,” Tucker said. “Mayor Hicks-Hudson has earned our confidence that she will continue to stand by working people and lead this city forward,” he said.
What: Press Conference to announce endorsement of Paula Hicks-Hudson for Mayor of Toledo
When: Wednesday June 24th, 2015 @ 10:00 AM
Where: Michael’s Bar & Grill @ 901 Monroe St., Toledo, OH 43604
Speakers will include: Toledo Mayor Paula Hicks-Hudson, Greater Northwest Ohio AFL-CIO Executive Secretary-Treasurer George Tucker, area workers and community leaders.