Local 6787 in Burns Harbor announced its endorsements of Democrats Deb
Porter for District 4 State Representative and Chuck Moseley for District 10
State Representative in a press release on Wednesday.
According to the
Steelworkers, Porter is a lifelong educator, has served as president of the
Portage Association of Teachers, and is passionate about attracting new
business to Northwest Indiana while protecting the good jobs that are
Porter is committed
to improving the quality of life for Hoosiers and has the skills to
accomplish those goals, the release said.
District 4 includes Liberty Twp. and portions of Westchester Twp.
The release said
that Moseley has been a strong voice for working families since taking
office in 2008.
As ranking minority
member of the State’s Employment, Labor and Pensions Committee, Moseley has
worked tirelessly to ensure a better way of life for Northwest Indiana
residents, the Steelworkers said.
District 10 includes Burns Harbor, Porter and portions of Chesterton.
said they believe both candidates will benefit their nearly 10,000 active
and retired members, as well as all the voters of District 10.