Make your vote count for working families! Support your union’s recommendations in the Primary Elections this August 13, 2016. ILWU members and families are urged to vote for those candidates listed below. Cut out these lists and keep them in your wallet as a reminder when you vote. Your Political Action Committee made these recommendations after interviewing the candidates and asking them if they would support issues important to working families.
|U.S. Senate||Brian Schatz|
|U.S. House District 2||Tulsi Gabbard|
|District 8||Ron Kouchi|
|District 14||Nadine Nakamura|
|District 15||Thomas Oi|
|District 16||Dee Morikawa|
|Kauai County Prosecuting Attorney||Justin Kollar|
|Kauai County Council|
|Office of Hawaiian Affairs Trustee|
|Molokai Residency||Colette Machado|
|Hawaii Residency||OPEN ENDORSEMENT|
OPEN ENDORSEMENT: An “OPEN ENDORSEMENT” means that the Union has no recommendation for the race and members are free to vote for any candidate. However, ILWU officers and stewards should not publicly support any candidate, as that can be seen to mean support by the Union.