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Key union supports Schatz, while Hanabusa has Inouye

By Richard Borreca

POSTED: 01:30 a.m. HST, Jun 18, 2013

~~<p>The U.S. Senate campaign between Democrats U.S. Rep. Colleen Hanabusa and U.S. Sen. Brian Schatz is picking up with the weekend announcement that Hawaii's biggest union, the Hawaii Government Employees Association, backed Schatz.</p>
<p>While no candidate has ever won with only labor support, winning the endorsement of a big labor union in the nation's most unionized state is a good thing.</p>
~~

The U.S. Senate campaign between Democrats U.S. Rep. Colleen Hanabusa and U.S. Sen. Brian Schatz is picking up with the weekend announcement that Hawaii's biggest union, the Hawaii Government Employees Association, backed Schatz.

While no candidate has ever won with only labor support, winning the endorsement of a big labor union in the nation's most unionized state is a good thing. Login for more...



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