State employees endorse Thelma Harper in District 19 Senate Race

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
July 17, 2014
Contact: Chris Dauphin
Phone: (615) 585-8490, 800-251-8732
chris.dauphin@tseaonline.org

State employees endorse Thelma Harper in District 19 Senate Race

NASHVILLE – The Tennessee Employees Action Movement proudly endorses Thelma Harper, D-Nashville, in the race for the 19th Senate District.

“We are delighted to endorse Thelma Harper’s campaign,” TEAM Administrative Committee Chairman Bryan Merritt said. “Sen. Harper has a strong record of advocating for state employees in Davidson County. She understands that it is our state employees who make government work and that quality services for the citizens of Tennessee depend on a motivated, effective and efficient workforce. Thelma Harper is a leader that state employees can trust to carry their voice to Nashville, and that is why she has our support.”

TEAM is the political action arm of the Tennessee State Employees Association. Founded in 1974, TSEA represents the rights and interests of 40,000 state employees in Tennessee and has a rich history of improving the lives of its state employee members. For further information, visit TSEA’s website at www.tseaonline.org.