As President of the City Council, Tim has provided effective leadership to get good things done. He ...
Burgess also reported another strong fundraising month, raising another $33,304 in April
Seattle – Several large and influential labor unions, representing thousands of working people in the city of Seattle announced their enthusiastic early endorsements for Seattle City Council President Tim Burgess, who is running citywide for the At-large Position 8 seat. The endorsing unions include SEIU Local 775 , Seattle Firefighters Local 27, Professional and Technical Employees Local 17, and HOD Carriers and General Laborers Union Local 242.
We’re proud to support Tim Burgess for City Council because time and again, he’s stood up for working people and a more fair, equitable and just city. He supported the $15 minimum wage, the paid sick leave ordinance, and gender pay equity, benefitting thousands of low-wage home care workers and nursing home workers in Seattle.”