FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
July 9, 2014
Contact: Chris Dauphin
Phone: (615) 585-8490, 800-251-8732
State employees endorse Tony Shipley in District 2 House Race
NASHVILLE – The Tennessee Employees Action Movement proudly endorses Tony Shipley, R-Kingsport, in the race for the 2nd House District.
“We are delighted to endorse Tony Shipley’s campaign,” TEAM Administrative Committee Chairman Bryan Merritt said. “Rep. Shipley has a strong record of advocating for state employees in Sullivan County. He 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. Tony Shipley is a leader that state employees can trust to carry their voice to Nashville, and that is why he 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.