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Teamsters Praise Governor’s State of the State

NEW YORK, NY – George Miranda, President of Teamsters Joint Council 16, had the following statement on Governor Cuomo’s State of the State address. Teamsters Joint Council 16 represents 120,000 workers in and around New York City.

“By continuing to build big in New York, Governor Cuomo is driving economic growth and creating good jobs that will put more money back in the pockets of working families. Transformational projects like Penn Station and the Javits Center and critical upgrades to the MTA will create a modern infrastructure capable of meeting the demands of the 21st century. These projects are a win for our workforce. The Teamsters stand with Governor Cuomo and support his vision for a bolder, brighter New York.”

Contact: Alex Moore, Teamsters Joint Council 16, 718-289-0204