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MLKCLC & WSLC Endorsements
Mail your ballots! Election Day is Tuesday, August 4th.
Check out our website or the attached document for King County and statewide endorsements.
If you have any questions please contact our Political Director, Dianne Gross, at 206-441-7102.

Campaign Events for Endorsed Candidates
Please join your labor brothers and sisters for a couple of hours this weekend for the final Primary GOTV push for our endorsed candidates.

Kshama Sawant for Seattle City Council, District 3
The Teamsters are hosting tomorrow’s walk for endorsed candidate Councilwoman Kshama Sawant. Wear your union t-shirts! Let’s re-elect someone who has a proven record of fighting for workers’ rights.

When: Saturday, August 1st, 2:00-5:00 p.m.
Where: Sawant Campaign Office, 126 10th
Ave E., Seattle
For more information, contact Dustin Lambro (Teamsters Local 117) 206-794-2606.

Rob Johnson for Seattle City Council, District 4
Join Rob Johnson’s campaign for a final literature drop, phone bank and at his election night party:
What: Literature drop
When: Sunday, August 2nd, 11:00 a.m.
Where: Vybe Communications Hub, 2226 Eastlake Ave E, Seattle

What: Phone bank
When: Monday, August 3rd, 5:30 p.m.
Where: Vybe Communications Hub, 2226 Eastlake Ave E, Seattle

What: Election night party (all ages)
When: Tuesday, August 4th
, 7:00 p.m.
Where: The Pub at Third Place, 6504 20th Ave NE, Seattle

Sandy Brown for Seattle City Council, District 5
If you’re interested in helping Sandy Brown’s campaign, there are still opportunities between now and the Primary Election:

Phone bank – August 2nd, 3-7 p.m.
Phone bank – August 3rd
, 5-8 p.m.
All phone banks are at 12537 15th Ave NE, Seattle

Canvassing – August 1st, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. (Meadowbrook Community Center, 10517 35th Ave NE)
Canvassing – August 2nd, 1-5 p.m. (North Acres Park, 12718 1st Ave NE)

Vandana Slatter for Bellevue City Council, Position 5
Doorbelling and phone banking events will be held on Saturday, August 1st, at 11 a.m. at Vandana's house, 14491 Ne 57th Street, Bellevue.

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