LA County Fed endorses all incumbents for LAUSD board
* UPDATED If endorsements mean anything, the incumbents running to hold their LA Unified board seats have gotten a boost from the Los Angeles County Federation of Labor, AFL-CIO, the umbrella organization for more than 300 locals, representing about 600,000 workers. The group is supporting George McKenna in District 1, Tamar Galatzan in 3, Bennett...
By LA School Report | January 29, 2015
County Fed Union Endorses Board Candidates
In an under-the-radar move last week, the powerful Los Angeles County Federation of Labor, which is the local arm of the AFL-CIO and represents 300 unions across LA county, officially endorsed three LAUSD Board candidates and has begun spending on candidates’ behalf through its independent expenditure (IE) committee, the Committee on Political Education (COPE). In District 2,...
By Samantha Oltman | January 25, 2013
Campaign Flyers: Labor Groups for Garcia
Here’s the flyer for Board Member Garcia that’s being distributed thanks to two labor-backed independent expenditure (IE) committees: Previous posts: Labor Groups Spend for Garcia & Sanchez, Checking Out the Campaign Flyers. Click here to look at the full image.
By Alexander Russo | January 25, 2013