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Why Labor Union Leaders Should Run for Office and How We Can Help

Why Labor Union Leaders Should Run for Office and How We Can Help

Last year, I ran for San Francisco District Supervisor in a crowded field of nine candidates and lost by 132 votes out of 35,351 votes cast. I would be less than truthful if I told you I wasn't disappointed. But my campaign experience also opened my eyes to new possibilities for organized labor to take a more active role in our democracy.

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