New York State Council of Machinists Congratulates Tom Suozzi on Election Victory  

Feb 14, 2024 | Politics & Legislative News

WASHINGTON, Feb. 13, 2024 –– The International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers (IAM) New York State Council of Machinists extends its congratulations to Tom Suozzi on his victory in the special election for New York’s 3rd Congressional District.

The Transportation Communication Union (TCU/IAM), which represents thousands of rail workers in the district, also joined the IAM in endorsing and mobilizing for Suozzi’s return to Congress.

The IAM released the following statement:

“Tom Suozzi’s unwavering commitment to workers’ rights, economic growth, and social justice resonates deeply with the IAM and the broader community. Throughout his career, Suozzi has demonstrated steadfast dedication to championing the interests of working families, ensuring fair wages, and creating opportunities for all.

“The 3rd Congressional District, encompassing portions of Nassau County and Queens, holds a pivotal role in representing the different interests of its constituents. Suozzi’s victory brings forward a new chapter of effective representation, where the concerns and aspirations of every individual are heard and addressed.

“We stand ready to collaborate with Congressman Suozzi in advancing policies that promote prosperity, equality, and dignity for New York’s working families. Together, we will strive to build a future in which every worker is empowered to thrive and contribute to our shared success.

“We look forward to working closely with Congressman Suozzi in serving the people of the 3rd Congressional District.”

The International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers (IAM) is among the largest industrial trade unions in North America and represents nearly 600,000 active and retired members in the manufacturing, aerospace, defense, airlines, transportation, shipbuilding, woodworking, health care, and other industries. | @MachinistsUnion

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