East Orange, NJ (June 6, 2017) – Today, the Northeast Regional Council of Carpenters (NRCC) announced its endorsement of Ted Green as he runs for Mayor of East Orange. Green is running along with the members of “Team Green”, which consists of: First Ward Councilman Chris James; Second Ward Councilman Romal Bullock; Fourth Ward Councilwoman Tyshammie Cooper; and Fifth Ward Councilwoman Alicia Holman.
John Ballantyne, Executive Secretary-Treasurer of the NRCC, stands by Green as he runs for mayor of East Orange.
“The NRCC is proudly supporting Green during his campaign because of his continued support of workers’ rights issues and years of fighting for the people of East Orange,” said Ballantyne. “Now more than ever, we need political leaders who will defend the middle class and its workers.”
About the NRCC:
The Northeast Regional Council of Carpenters (NRCC) represents nearly 40,000 hardworking men and women in Delaware and New Jersey and portions of Maryland, New York, and Pennsylvania. NRCC is one of the largest trade unions on the East Coast. The NRCC equips professional men and women carpenters with the skills, training and quality workmanship that are demanded in today's construction industry. For more information on NRCC, please visit our website: www.northeastcarpenters.org; Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/NortheastRegionalCouncilofCarpenters; or Twitter @NRCCarpenters.