WASHINGTON, Nov. 8, 2016 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The American Federation of Government Employees congratulates Chuck Schumer for winning re-election to the U.S. Senate representing the state of New York.
"Chuck Schumer is a dedicated public servant and a terrific senator. He understands that the number one problem facing our country is the disappearing middle class. He will work across the aisle on solutions that will create jobs, lift millions of Americans out of poverty, and ensure the wealthiest individuals and corporations pay their fair share of taxes.
"AFGE looks forward to working with Senator Schumer and the rest of the newly elected members of Congress to build a government and an economy that works for everyone."
The American Federation of Government Employees (AFGE) is the largest federal employee union, representing 670,000 workers in the federal government and the government of the District of Columbia.
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SOURCE American Federation of Government Employees