Thu, 26 Nov 2020

Canady: 'It is our movement, at this time, that will bring historic change to Jefferson City. With support from every corner of the state, we are on the path to victory in November.'

KANSAS CITY, MO / ACCESSWIRE / October 28, 2020 / Today, Democratic Candidate for Lt. Governor Alissia Canady announced endorsements from 32 community groups and leaders across Missouri. From labor unions to small business owners and teachers, Missourians agree: Alissia will put hard-working, middle class Missourians first, advocate for vulnerable populations, ensure access to healthcare and invest in our communities. Missourians are energized by the potential for new leadership in Jefferson City and ready for positive, lasting change.

Alissia Canady, Democratic candidate for Lt. Governor, said: 'It is our movement, at this time, that will bring historic change to Jefferson City. Missouri is ready for a new direction and the right Lieutenant Governor can put us on track for a brighter future. By electing leaders that care for all Missourians, we can end pay to play politics and put the Lieutenant Governor's office back into the hands of working families. With support from every corner of the state, we are on the path to victory in November.'

Alissia Canady is a small business owner, former council member and former prosecuting attorney. Growing up on Kansas City's East Side, Alissia learned the value of hard work. Alissia attended public school, worked eight hours every day after class, and bought her first home at age 18. Soon afterward, Alissia started a small business and graduated from law school. Alissia is running for Lieutenant Governor to bring her record of executive leadership to Jefferson City at a time when it's needed most. Alissia is prepared with smart solutions to build back better from COVID, combat city violence, address health disparities and promote education and economic development.

More information about Alissia, the job of the Lieutenant Governor, and voting in Missouri is available at www.CanadyforMissouri.com.

Endorsements Include:

  • American Federation of Teachers Local 691
  • Audrain County Democratic Club
  • Benton County Democratic Central Committee
  • Buch Co Democratic Central Committee
  • Cedar County Democrat Committee
  • Collective PAC
  • Creve Coeur Township Democratic Club
  • Communications Workers of America
  • Democratic Club of Phelps County
  • Democratic Lt. Governor Association (DLGA)
  • Emily's List
  • Fannie Lou Hammer PAC
  • Freedom Inc.
  • The Kansas City Call
  • Lincoln County Democrat Club
  • Missouri Black Political Forum
  • Missouri State Women's Political Caucus
  • Missouri Women's Leadership Coalition PAC
  • Pettis County Democratic Committee
  • Planned Parenthood
  • Roofers Local No 20
  • SEIU HealthCare Missouri PAC
  • SEIU Missouri State Council PAC
  • Sheet Metal Workers Local No 2
  • The St. Louis American
  • Teamsters Local No 6
  • Teamsters Local No 41
  • UAW Region 4 Midwest State
  • United Transportation Union
  • Women's Political Caucus Empac
  • Missouri AFL-CIO
  • Higher Heights PAC

SOURCE: Canady for Missouri



View source version on accesswire.com:
https://www.accesswire.com/613026/32-Community-Groups-Leaders-Representing-More-Than-35000-Missourians-Announce-Support-for-MO-Lt-Governor-Candidate-Alissia-Canady

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