Building Trades Council Endorses Seth Magaziner for Congress
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PROVIDENCE, RI – The Rhode Island Building & Construction Trades Council (RIBCTC) today announced its support for General Treasurer Seth Magaziner for Congress.     “Seth Magaziner has demonstrated excellent fiscal discipline managing the assets of Rhode Island,” said President of the RIBCTC Michael F. Sabitoni. “The Treasurer displayed great leadership and courage leading the fight in […]

Magaziner Earns Endorsement of Teamsters Local 251
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PROVIDENCE, RI- General Treasurer and congressional candidate Seth Magaziner today won the endorsement of Teamster Local 251, representing thousands of Rhode Island workers. “Treasurer Magaziner has been a consistent advocate and supporter of hardworking Rhode Islanders during his time in office,” said Teamsters Local 251 Principal Officer Matthew Taibi. “Seth supports the right to organize […]

Magaziner for Congress Endorsed by Northeast Regional Council of Sheetmetal Workers, Local 17
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PROVIDENCE, RI- General Treasurer and congressional candidate Seth Magaziner was today endorsed by the Northeast Regional Council of Sheetmetal Workers, Local 17. “Treasurer Magaziner has created thousands of jobs for Rhode Islanders, especially on school construction projects across the state,” said Patrick Donlan, Council Representative for the Northeast Regional Council of Sheetmetal Workers, Local 17. […]

R.I. to dump Russian pension investments in response to Ukraine invasion
Brian Amaral | The Boston Globe

PROVIDENCE — Rhode Island General Treasurer Seth Magaziner said Monday his office is aiming to liquidate all of the state pension fund’s investments in Russian stocks and bonds in response to President Vladimir Putin’s decision to invade Ukraine. “We do not want the state of Rhode Island to be funding or supporting Putin’s illegal war […]

AFL-CIO backs Magaziner as unions weigh in early for 2nd District primary
Ted Nesi | WPRI.COM

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (WPRI) — Organized labor is throwing its weight behind General Treasurer Seth Magaziner in the Democratic primary to replace Congressman Jim Langevin, as his campaign tries to establish an early advantage in a crowded field. The state’s largest union organization, the Rhode Island AFL-CIO, announced Monday it had voted to endorse Magaziner for […]

Unite Here Local 26 Endorse Magaziner for Congress
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PROVIDENCE, RI- General Treasurer and congressional candidate Seth Magaziner was today endorsed by Unite Here Local 26, representing 1,200 Rhode Island workers across school cafeterias, hotels, the Rhode Island T.F. Green Airport, and Bally’s. 

Ironworkers Local 37 Endorse Magaziner for Congress
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PROVIDENCE, RI- Today, Ironworkers Local 37 endorsed Seth Magaziner in his campaign for Congress. This marks the first union endorsement in the race for Rhode Island’s second congressional district. 

Treas. Magaziner picks up another construction union endorsement for Congressional bid
Katherine Gregg and Patrick Anderson | The Providence Journal

A second construction trade union has endorsed state Treasurer Seth Magaziner’s bid for Rhode Island’s 2nd Congressional District seat. On Friday, on the day after Magaziner reaffirmed his support for an additional $300 million in borrowing to fix or build new school buildings across the state, his campaign announced the endorsement of Carpenters Local 330. […]

Seth Magaziner announces run for Rhode Island’s 2nd Congressional District
BRIAN CRANDALL | WJAR

CRANSTON, R.I. (WJAR) — Jumping into one race, while quitting another. Seth Magaziner made a run for Congress official Wednesday, after days of speculation. Magaziner, Rhode Island’s general treasurer, had been in the governor’s race. Standing in front of a stage at the William Hall Library in Cranston, Magaziner changed the script in the middle of […]