AFT-Cabell County Endorses Salango


April 6, 2020


CHARLESTON, WV — Today, the American Federation of Teachers - Cabell County announced that they’ve endorsed Democrat Ben Salango for governor. 

So far, Kanawha County Commissioner Ben Salango has been endorsed by AFT locals in Cabell, Fayette, and Roane. He also has the support of the West Virginia AFL-CIO and the WV School Service Personnel Association. 

“Ben Salango is the best choice for West Virginia’s educators,” said Amy Neal, president of AFT-Cabell. “We are proud to endorse Ben Salango because he knows how to get things done, and we know that he will be a champion for public education. Cabell County teachers are excited to vote for Ben and we encourage all public school employees to join us in working to elect him in 2020.”

“Our campaign is gaining support every day and I am honored to have AFT-Cabell County on our team,” said Ben Salango, Democratic candidate for governor. “As governor, I’ll make sure that our educators have a seat at the table and that all of our children will have access to strong public schools.”