Union Representing LIRR Workers Highlights Senator Brooks’ Commitment to Affordability
LONG ISLAND, N.Y. (TIP): Senator John Brooks (D-Seaford) announced the endorsement of Sheet Metal, Air, Rail, Transportation (SMART) Workers, Transportation Division, the largest union that represents workers who work on the Long Island Rail Road. In their endorsement of Senator Brooks, the union highlighted his commitment to affordability and cracking down on public corruption.
“Union values are Long Island values. We must keep our region affordable and I will work hard to make that happen,” said Senator John Brooks. “I appreciate the work of SMART’s members every day and appreciate their endorsement for re-election.”
“When deciding who to support, a commitment to union workers and a safe, reliable transportation system is paramount,” said Anthony Simon, General Chairman of the SMART Transportation Division. “Senator Brooks’ priorities of taking on corruption, addressing taxation, and improving affordability for hard working Long Island families makes him the smart choice for our union.”