AFL-CIO ENDORSES VINCE RONGIONE FOR STATE REPRESENTATIVE

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE AFL-CIO ENDORSES VINCE RONGIONE FOR STATE REPRESENTATIVE “WORKING FAMILIES ARE UNITED BEHIND VINCE,” SAYS LARGEST LABOR ORGANIZATION IN PENNSYLVANIA HARRISBURG – Pennsylvania’s largest labor organization, the American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations endorsed Vince Rongione for State Representative in the 163rd District of Pennsylvania. Rongione is running for the seat from which long time Rep. Nick Micozzie is retiring. “We highly recommend these candidates for Pennsylvania’s working families. We are confident that they will support us as we fight to grow and protect jobs and support policies that will improve opportunities and the quality of life of working families. From the top of the …

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THREE MORE BUILDING TRADES BACK RONGIONE

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE THREE MORE BUILDING TRADES BACK RONGIONE ROOFERS, SPRINKLER FITTERS, ELEVATOR CONSTRUCTORS THROW WEIGHT BEHIND RONGIONE, WIDENING GAP IN LABOR SUPPORT DREXEL HILL – Three more building trades joined the long list of unions backing Vince Rongione for State Representative in the 163rd on Tuesday. The Roofers Local 30, Sprinkler Fitters Local 692, and Elevator Constructors Local 5 enthusiastically endorsed Rongione, bringing Rongione’s union endorsements to a total of fifteen, far surpassing his opponent. “Vince is a tireless workers with new ideas and energy that is needed in Harrisburg,” Business Manager Ed Loomis wrote in a letter endorsing Rongione. “Vince has strong ties to the Delaware County community. …

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DELCO TIMES: RONGIONE OPENS UPPER DARBY CAMPAIGN OFFICE

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At right, Democratic candidate Vince Rongione speaks with Haverford Democratic Party chairperson Jack Stollsteimer during the grand opening of his campaign office. Rongione is seeking election as state representative for the 163rd Legislative District. (Special to the Times / LESLIE KROWCHENKO) By Leslie Krowchenko, Times Correspondent UPPER DARBY — Local party leaders, union representatives, friends and supporters filled the space Saturday morning for the grand opening of Democrat Vince Rongione’s campaign office. Situated among storefronts in the 4000 block of Garrett Road, the spot will be the hub for the next few months as Rongione seeks election as state representative for the 163rd Legislative District. He and Republican Jamie Santora, …

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