The Broward AFL-CIO has endorsed Republican State Rep. George Moraitis. The Union released endorsements for U.S. Congressional races, State Senate and House, Circuit Court and County Commission. The press release states endorsements in the gubernatorial and school board races will come at a later date.
In the Broward County Commission races, the union endorsed Lisa Aronson, Ken Keechl, Joe Gibbons and Barbara Sharief. For the Florida House, the union endorsed Gywn Clarke-Reed, George Moraitis, Hazelle Rogers, Kristin Jacobs, Jared Moskowitz, Katie Edwards, Evan Jenne, Shevrin Jones, Sharon Pritchett and Rick Stark. The union took “no action” in the House District 94 seat currently held by Perry Thurston (D-Really Lives In Plantation.)
AFL-CIO President Dan Reynolds states the candidates were screened on May 16 and 17th, 2014 by delegates of various local unions.