CHARLESTON PROFESSIONAL FIREFIGHTERS LOCAL 317 ENDORSE BEN SALANGO FOR GOVERNOR
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
January 6, 2020
CHARLESTON, WV – Today, the Charleston Professional Firefighters Local 317 endorsed Kanawha County Commissioner, Ben Salango, for Governor of West Virginia. Local 317 joins the South Charleston Professional Firefighters and other labor unions to support Salango in 2020.
"On behalf of the Charleston Professional Firefighters Association, Local 317, I am proud to announce that we stand with Ben Salango and his campaign to be the next governor of West Virginia. As a County Commissioner, Ben’s proven that cares deeply about our firefighters and all first responders and is a dedicated supporter of working families. He knows that the hard-working men and women of West Virginia are what keeps our great state moving and we know that he will be a governor firefighters and first responders can trust to get the job done." – Myron Boggess, Charleston Professional Firefighters IAFF Local 317, President
"I couldn’t be prouder to have the Charleston Firefighters Association support our campaign," said Commissioner Ben Salango. "Our first responders look out for us every single day, it’s time they had a governor who will look out for them. Working families deserve to have a seat at the table in state government, and when I’m governor I will be a voice for all West Virginians."