WA State Democrats Chair Tina Podlodowski Endorses Teresa

SEATTLE – Washington State Democrats Chair Tina Podlodowski announced her endorsement of Teresa Mosqueda for Seattle City Council, Position 8 in advance of Labor Day.

Podlodowski said, “Now more than ever it is critical that Seattle’s progressive Democrats stand united to protect and advance our values. Teresa is an accomplished leader who has fought successfully to raise the minimum wage, expand health care for kids and seniors, advance public health, and fight for the rights of all working people. She deserves our vote!”

Mosqueda has the sole endorsement from every district democrat organization representing Seattle, as well as the King County Democrats, King County Young Democrats, and the Young Democrats at the University of Washington. In addition to the support of Democrats, Mosqueda has swept support from environmental organizations including WA Conservation Voters and Sierra Club and women’s groups NARAL Pro-Choice WA, Planned Parenthood Votes NW & Hawaii, and National Women’s Political Caucus WA. A complete list of her broad coalition of support is available at TeamTeresa.org/Endorsements/

Mosqueda is the Strategic and Political Campaigns Director at the Washington State Labor Council where she helped draft the initiative and lead the campaign to raise the state minimum wage and pass sick and safe leave.
Prior to the WSLC, Mosqueda worked at the at the Children’s Alliance where she led the implementation of Apple Health for Kids to cover every child in our state and served on the WA Affordable Care Act Exchange Board, where she advocated for consumers to make sure they were getting the health insurance that was promised under the ACA.

Mosqueda is a renter in the Queen Anne neighborhood where she lives with her fiancé. She is a graduate of the University of Washington, has a Master’s Degree in Public Administration from the Evergreen State College, and an avid Seattle co-rec soccer player.

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2 weeks ago
Teresa Mosqueda

So very honored to have worked with @aneelahafzali and @mapsredmond to fight for human rights and demand action💪🏾. An inspiration in what she fights for and how she organizes! Thank you for all you do Aneela, excited to celebrate you tonight with hundreds of community members including @pramilajayapal @kccclaudia @sarahperryeastside @bramosbramos @jorgelbaron @girmay Tammy Morales for Seattle City Council - D2 @electmanka Sen. Yasmin Trudeau@lisa.herbold @alkabra.rami and SO MANY MORE❤️❤️❤️ ... See MoreSee Less

So very honored to have worked with @aneelahafzali and @mapsredmond to fight for human rights and demand action💪🏾. An inspiration in what she fights for and how she organizes! Thank you for all you do Aneela, excited to celebrate you tonight with hundreds of community members including @pramilajayapal @kccclaudia @sarahperryeastside @bramosbramos @jorgelbaron @girmay Tammy Morales for Seattle City Council - D2 @electmanka Sen. Yasmin Trudeau@lisa.herbold @alkabra.rami and SO MANY MORE❤️❤️❤️Image attachmentImage attachment+1Image attachment

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Two amazing leaders Teresa Mosqueda and Aneelah Afzali. Sorry I couldn't be there.

1 month ago
Teresa Mosqueda

Want to know the real reason the corporate biz lobbyist is trying to drag me and labor in this city’s politics? They are afraid we will keep winning rights for workers and standing up for working families! We’re not fooled.
Video here! www.nytimes.com/2024/01/17/opinion/unions-labor-standards-boards.html?unlocked_article_code=1.OU0...

Thx to @nytimes @nytopinion @mlklabor @casalatinaseattle @workingwashington @seiu775 @domesticworkers
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Want to know the real reason the corporate biz lobbyist is trying to drag me and labor in this city’s politics? They are afraid we will keep winning rights for workers and standing up for working families! We’re not fooled.
Video here! https://www.nytimes.com/2024/01/17/opinion/unions-labor-standards-boards.html?unlocked_article_code=1.OU0.vDEv.Bb64sT6BOvnu&smid=nytcore-ios-share&referringSource=articleShareThx to @nytimes @nytopinion @mlklabor @casalatinaseattle @workingwashington @seiu775 @domesticworkers
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