HARRISBURG – The Rafferty for Attorney General campaign is proud to announce that the Western Pennsylvania Operating Engineers are endorsing John Rafferty in the race for the Office of Attorney General.
“Western Pennsylvania Operators and Engineers are proud to endorse John Rafferty for Attorney General,” said Jim Kunz, Business Manager of the Western Pennsylvania Operators and Engineers. “John Rafferty understands that his number one obligation to the people of our Commonwealth is public safety. That is why he has fought for law enforcement officers and has been a champion to ensure there was funding to rebuild our bridges and roads. John Rafferty will be an Attorney General all Pennsylvanians can be proud of and we are excited to support his candidacy.”
Attorney General candidate John Rafferty added, “I am so honored and proud to have the endorsement of the Western Pennsylvania Operators and Engineers. The Operators and Engineers are hard-working men and women who are on the frontlines everyday rebuilding Pennsylvania to ensure our safety. I was proud to work with the Operators and Engineers on a comprehensive transportation-funding package that is helping to ensure the safety of Pennsylvanians travelling on our roads and bridges. As Attorney General, I promise to take politics out of the office and work with all Pennsylvanians to make our state safer, because ensuring the public’s safety is not a partisan issue.”
John Rafferty is the Republican nominee for Attorney General. As a state senator, John represents the 44th District, which includes parts of Montgomery, Chester and Berks counties. John previously served as a Deputy Attorney General where he worked in the Criminal Law Division in the Medicaid Fraud Unit. John’s campaign has been endorsed by a number of influential organizations, including the Republican Party of Pennsylvania, Pennsylvania State Troopers Association, the Pennsylvania Fraternal Order of Police, the Pennsylvania Professional Firefighters Association, the Pennsylvania Pro-Life Federation, Laborers’ District Council of Western Pennsylvania, Pennsylvania State Corrections Officers Association and Western Pennsylvania Operators and Engineers.