AFSCME Union Endorses Leslie Knope of 'Parks & Recreation' for Pawnee City Council

Hollywood Reporter

From the Hollywood Reporter: The influential labor organization backs the fictional NBC comedy candidate.

Leslie Knope Of 'Parks And Recreation' Endorsed For Pawnee City Council By AFSCME

Huffington Post

From the Huffington Post: National labor unions rarely make endorsements in local races, but the American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees (AFSCME) is making a fictional exception.

We proudly endorse Leslie Knope for Pawnee City Council. Knope’s public service and her passion for making our communities safer, healthier and stronger make her the right person for the job.

AFSCME Pres. Gerald W. McEntee

¡Knope Se Puede!

Powerful Union AFSCME Endorses Leslie Knope for Pawnee City Council

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Contact: Tiffany Ricci, 202-429-5047 
Thursday, March 8, 2012

Endorsement comes as AFSCME tries to draft Amy Poehler to speak at convention of public sector workers’ union

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