MILWAUKEE – Rebecca Kiefer, candidate for Milwaukee County Circuit Court Judge, Branch 29, announced she has received the endorsement of the Milwaukee Area Labor Council AFL-CIO, as well as International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers Local 494, Transport Workers Union 555, and United Auto Workers SE WI CAP Council.
“Rebecca has shown she understands the value working people bring to our community and the power unions have,” said John Zapfel, Political Director of the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers, Local 494. “Our members are delighted to endorse her, and we have no doubts that she will be an honest and fair judge in the circuit court.”
“Our members are thrilled to endorse Rebecca Kiefer for Judge in her race to be the next Milwaukee County Circuit Court Judge in Branch 29,” said Charles Cerf, President of Transport Workers Union 555. “She has the qualifications, experience, and values to serve, with a record of working tirelessly to keep our community safe to match.”
“I live in a union household and I have a strong respect for unions,” said Rebecca Kiefer. “Working people are truly the backbone of our community, and I am tremendously honored to have earned the support of these organizations that represent so many of our neighbors.”
The general election is Tuesday, April 7. Rebecca Kiefer is the only woman candidate running in a contested election for the Milwaukee County Circuit Court.