“After extensive vetting the Hawkeye Area Labor Council AFL-CIO has elected to endorse Amara Andrews for Cedar Rapids mayor. It is clear to our executive board that Amara went the extra mile to learn about working family issues in Cedar Rapids and will make sure Cedar Rapids citizens are always put first .“
This action was voted on by the Hawkeye Area Labor Council AFL-CIO Executive Board on November 17th 2021
Hawkeye Area Labor Council AFL-CIO is a coalition of unions and is the official organization of the national AFL-CIO in East Central & Northern Iowa, representing 26 counties, and 83 affiliated unions. The organization fights for social and economic justice; seeking to promote legislation that will enable the government to be responsive to the needs of working people and their families.
Rick Moyle Executive Director