Former CIA operative to receive union’s support in race for Yonkers City Council President;
Event comes on heels of Democrat‘s formal campaign kick-off;
Builds early momentum in Khader’s bid to unseat Republican incumbent
YONKERS, NY — April 17, 2017 –Just weeks after formally announcing his candidacy for Yonkers City Council President, attorney and former CIA operative Mike Khader will join Teamsters Local 456 for a labor rally announcing the union’s endorsement of the Democrat. This early support gives the first-time candidate considerable momentum in his bid to unseat incumbent Republican Council President Liam McLaughlin in the November election.
Teamsters Local 456 Presiden Lou Picani, union members, and supporters are expected to attend the union rally in support of Mike Khader for Yonkers City Council President.
Teamsters Local 456 headquarters, located at 160 South Central Avenue, Elmsford, NY 10523, is the venue. The endorsement and rally takes place tonight, April 17th, at 6:00 pm.