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Aronberg boasts of first labor union endorsement



Attorney General candidate Dave Aronberg, D-Greenacres, just announced he is the first AG candidate to get endorsed by a labor union or group..

The International Union of Painters and Allied Trades (IUPAT), AFL-CIO, District Council 78 Florida, is backign Aronberg over his Democratic opponent Sen. Dan Gelber, D-Miami Beach.

“I am honored by IUPAT's endorsement,” Aronberg said in a release. "These dedicated men and women can be confident that when I am Attorney General, I will continue to stand up for the working people of our state."

IUPAT DC 78 Florida represents more than 5,000 members in Florida.

[Last modified: Thursday, September 9, 2010 1:06pm]


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