Get to know your Labor-approved union candidates


Campaigning season is well underway for Missouri’s April 5 primary election for local municipalities, school boards, service districts and bond issues. These are the positions that have a direct impact on union members where they live and work.

The St. Louis Labor Council announced its nominee and proposals on Feb. 15. You can meet two of the Labor-endorsed union candidate candidates at the following forum and meet-and-greet events.

February 24 – Meet and greet Mark Johnson, Past President of CWA 6300 and COPE Approved Candidate for Dardenne Prairie Alderman, Ward 3, 6-9 p.m. at Town Square Pub N Grub, 7843 Town Square Ave. Dardenne Prairie, MO 63368. Drinks and snacks will be served. Donations can be made to: Friends of Mark’s 1381 Stockbridge Dr., Dardenne Prairie, MO 63368. Email [email protected]

February 24 – Meet Fox C-6 School Board Candidate, Fox C-6 Tara HaginUFCW Local 655 organizer and St. Louis Labor Council and Missouri NEA endorsed nominee at the Fox Community Teachers Association (CTA) Education Council Candidates Forum from 6 to 8 p.m. h 30 to Roy Wilde Conference Center, 849 Jeffco Blvd, Arnold, MO 63010. The event is open to Fox C-6 staff and the community and streamed live on the Fox C-6 CTA YouTube page.