CONCORD, CA – Today, United Food and Commercial Workers Local 5 announced their endorsement of Carlyn Obringer for Contra Costa County Supervisor, District 4. United Food and Commercial Workers Local 5 represents a highly diverse group of over 30,000 hard-working men and women in Northern California. UFCW, Local 5 is an organization that believes in the power of ordinary people coming together to improve their lives and make a lasting difference for all working people.
In making their announcement, UFCW Local 5 stated, “We are proud to endorse Carlyn Obringer for Contra Costa County Supervisor, District 4. We believe it’s important to support elected officials that supported essential workers during the pandemic and ensured necessary worker protections. We need leaders like Carlyn to produce results and solutions that strengthen our economy.”
In accepting their endorsement, Carlyn Obringer stated, “I am proud to have received the endorsement of UFCW, Local 5 for Contra Costa County Supervisor, District 4. Their members are ensuring our community’s ability to overcome the pandemic. The members of Local 5 are a vital component for our local economy to thrive and create opportunity for all.”