March 11, 2014
For Immediate Release
Nashville, TN –Today United Food and Commercial Workers (UFCW), Local 1995 announced its endorsement for Jeff Yarbro to serve as State Senator for District 21 in the Tennessee State Senate.
“Jeff Yarbro is the strong voice that our members and the unrepresented working families need in a State Legislature that is making it harder to earn a living with a full time job,” said UFCW, Local 1995 President Greg Stallings. “Jeff gets it and knows how to get things done. We’re excited to join his growing coalition to bring new energy and new leadership to the legislature,” Stallings continued.Read more
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But when we build coalitions and work together, we can move Tennessee forward. That's why I'm optimistic about what can happen in the Tennessee legislature.Read more