The Teamsters have hitched their wagon to Rubain Dorancy’s bid to take Brooklyn Borough President Eric Adams’ old seat in the State Senate.

Council 16 of the union representing drivers of various trades decided to back the education activist in his primary race against Mr. Adams’ former aide Jesse Hamilton and Community Board 9 member Demetrius Lawrence. The labor group vowed to help haul the candidate all the way to the victory line.

“Rubain Dorancy stands for the progressive issues our members care about, like good jobs, infrastructure investments, and immigration reform,” Joint Council 16 President George Miranda told the Observer. “We will back up this endorsement with our resources come primary day to ensure his progressive yet pragmatic voice is heard in Albany.”
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