Statement by Wisconsin AFL-CIO President Stephanie Bloomingdale announcing the endorsement of Tricia Zunker for Wisconsin’s 7th Congressional District in the May 12, 2020 general special election. Zunker is running to fill an open seat left vacant with the resignation of former Congressman Sean Duffy.
“As a daughter of proud union members, Tricia Zunker knows firsthand the important role strong unions and the freedom to collectively bargain together with your coworkers plays in creating strong families and sustaining a healthy middle-class,” said Stephanie Bloomingdale, President of the Wisconsin AFL-CIO. “We can count on Tricia Zunker to be a voice for all working people in Wisconsin. As an Associate Justice of the Ho-Chunk Supreme Court and President of the Wausau School Board, Zunker has the experience needed to bring people together to focus on creating good, union jobs and economic opportunity for this generation and the next.”