Here are the Teamsters 117 political endorsements for the 2017 August 1st Primary Election.

For more information regarding the endorsement process or to get involved in election activities, contact Local 117 Political Coordinator Dustin Lambro at 206-441-4860 ext. 1262. 



Endorsed Candidate Position Union Member



Michelle Rylands 31st LD Senate (Dual) Teamster  Union_endorsement_tag.jpg
Phil Fortunato 31st LD Senate (Dual)    
Rebecca Saldana 37th LD Senate    
Manka Dhingra 45th LD Senator    



AUBURN  Auburn.jpg

Larry Brown Auburn City Council Pos 6 Machinist  Union_endorsement_tag.jpg
Nancy Backus Auburn Mayor    



BURIEN  LogoofBurienWA.png

Pedro Olguin Burien City Council Pos 1 Teamster  Union_endorsement_tag.jpg
Jimmy Mata Burien City Council Pos 3 Carpenter  Union_endorsement_tag.jpg
Krystal Marx Burien City Council Pos 7    



DES MOINES  Des_moines.png

Chad Harper Des Moines City Council Pos 7    



FEDERAL WAY  Federal_way.jpg

Sharry Edwards Federal Way City Council Pos 4 SEIU 1199NW  Union_endorsement_tag.jpg



KENT  Kent.png

Satwinder Kaur Kent City Council Pos 2    
Tye Whitfield Kent City Council Pos 4 SEIU 775  Union_endorsement_tag.jpg
Dana Ralph Kent Mayor Teamster  Union_endorsement_tag.jpg
Denise Daniels Kent School Board Pos 4    




Dave Upthegrove King County Council Pos 9    
Dow Constantine King County Executive    



MONROE  Monroe.jpg

Todd Frederickson Monroe City Council Pos 1 Teamster  Union_endorsement_tag.jpg




John Creighton Port of Seattle Commissioner Pos 1    
Ahmed Abdi Port of Seattle Commissioner Pos 3    
John Persak Port of Seattle Commissioner Pos 4 Longshoreman    Union_endorsement_tag.jpg



RENTON  Renton.png

Ruth Perez Renton City Council Pos 6    





SEATAC  Seatac.png

Kathryn Campbell SeaTac City Council Pos 2    
Shaunie Wheeler SeaTac City Council Pos 4 IBEW  Union_endorsement_tag.jpg



SEATTLE  Seattle.png

Teresa Mosqueda Seattle City Council Pos 8 OPEIU  Union_endorsement_tag.jpg
Lorena Gonzalez Seattle City Council Pos 9    
Jessyn Farrell Seattle Mayor    



TACOMA  Tacoma.png

Phillip Cowan Tacoma City Council Pos 2    
Chris Beale Tacoma City Council Pos 5    
Gregory Christopher Tacoma City Council Pos 6    
Victoria Woodards Tacoma Mayor    




TUKWILA  Tukwila.png

Zak Idan Tukwila City Council Pos 5 TEA  Union_endorsement_tag.jpg