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. 

 

 

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