Endorsement roundup


By Queens Courier Staff | editorial@queenscourier.com |

MAYOR

The Lesbian and Gay Democratic Club of Queens and the National Latino Officers Association endorsed Comptroller John Liu.

The Uniformed Firefighters Association and Livery Base Owners Association endorsed Bill Thompson.

Councilmembers Stephen Levin, Michael Nelson, Mark Weprin and James Gennaro endorsed City Council Speaker Christine Quinn.

 

PUBLIC ADVOCATE

Cathy Guerriero recently secured backing from Local 1106 of the Communications Workers of America; Ironworkers Local 40 NYC; and the Stone Derrickmen and Riggers Ironworkers Local 197 of the International Association of Bridge, Structural, Ornamental and Reinforcing Iron Workers Union, AFL-CIO.

The Livery Base Owners Association endorsed Tish James.

Congressmemebers Joe Crowley, Greg Meeks; Councilmembers Julissa Ferreras, Karen Koslowitz, Mark Weprin, Jim Gennaro, ; and Assemblymembers Francisco MoyaDavid, Weprin, Andrew Hevesi, Mike Simanowitz, Mike DenDekker, Bill Scarborough endorsed Reshma Saujani.

 

CITY COUNCIL

The Captains Endowment Association endorsed Paul Vallone for District 19.

The National Latino Officers Association endorsed John Ciafone for District 22.

 

BOROUGH PRESIDENT

Congressmember Grace Meng endorsed Melinda Katz.