[Los Angeles, CA - ]
Hawthorne Councilman Alex Vargas has received the overwhelming endorsement from the Los Angeles County Federation of Labor to be the next Mayor of Hawthorne. The county AFL-CIO believes in his record of working with Labor to effectively create jobs in Hawthorne.
The Los Angeles County Federation of Labor, AFL-CIO is the second largest central labor body in the nation. In recent decades the Federation has been on the cutting edge of American labor in leading the movement by organizing campaigns, championing the rights of immigrant workers and becoming a powerful force for progressive political change in Los Angeles. The LA County AFL-CIO represents over 120 different labor unions and thousands of employees throughout the county.