The Working Families Party endorses Qasim Rashid
Rashid: “I will fight for working families in Congress and I look forward to partnering with the Working Families Party to deliver the results every American deserves.”
STAFFORD, VA – Today, Qasim Rashid’s campaign for Congress in Virginia’s First District announces an endorsement from the Working Families Party, an organization made up of individual members, unions, community organizations and activists. Their goal is to “to build a multiracial working-class movement that can meet this historic moment.” Read more about the Working Families Party here.
“The Working Families Party is proud to endorse Qasim Rashid,” says National Director of the Working Families Party Maurice Mitchell. “His commitment to workers, labor unions, and families is unparalleled. Especially now, Qasim’s campaign is centering essential workers who are on the frontlines of this pandemic. He leads with compassion and we’re proud to work alongside him for justice.”
“This endorsement is very important to me and I’m so grateful for the support of the Working Families Party, I firmly believe in what the WFP stands for. In the richest country in the history of the world, everyone deserves economic security, health care, a clean environment, a quality education, and a safe place to live,” says Qasim Rashid. “I will fight for working families in Congress and I look forward to partnering with the Working Families Party to deliver the results every American deserves.”