Today Alison Grimes received the first statewide endorsement from the United Food and Commercial Workers Local 227.
“A major focus of the UFCW Local 227 is ensuring that every Kentuckian has access to cast their vote. We are impressed with Alison Lundergan Grimes, and her plan to promote free elections, increase ballot access, and ensure that every vote is counted. Alison shares our values and she will be a strong advocate for working people,” said UFCW Local 227 President Gary Best.
“I am very excited to receive this support. The United Food and Commercial Workers and I share a commitment to standing up for working people,” Grimes said. “This endorsement demonstrates the united grassroots coalition we are building and the statewide momentum our campaign is gaining,” Grimes added. “It further shows the solid commitment I have made to be a strong voice for the hard-working families all across our Commonwealth.”
How bout them apples, Steve Beshear?