FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
April 4, 2023
SEIU Healthcare Missouri Celebrates Kansas City Electoral Wins by Pro-Working Family Candidates
Kansas City – Lenny Jones, SEIU Healthcare Missouri State Director released the following statement in response to the electoral victories of Quinton Lucas for Mayor and other candidates who fight for working families.
“Today voters across Kansas City cast their ballots for candidates who will stand with the working people of this city. SEIU Healthcare members fought to make Missouri a place where everyone can thrive, and Quinton Lucas has stood right alongside them – fighting to ensure workers have the resources, training, and pay they need to stay safe and provide quality care.
“Workers and the residents of Kansas City should have a say in the decisions that impact where and how we live and work. Candidates who won today are all tireless advocates for working people, for union members, and those that want to join a union. Our members are proud to have helped them achieve these victories through phone banks, canvasses, and more. We applaud their wins and look forward to working together to support and protect working families in the region.”