Keever releases statement on Labor Day

Here’s the press release from the Patsy Keever campaign. Keever, a Democrat, is running against Republican incumbent Rep. Patrick McHenry to represent the 10th Congressional District.

Signed into law by President Grover Cleveland in 1894, Labor Day is a celebration of the achievements of American workers. It is a special day that pays tribute to the contributions that millions of working men and women have made to the abundance and well-being of our nation.

I hope that you and your families take some time from your work today to be with your families. As you do, I encourage you to take a few moments to remember and honor workers all across America.

Happy Labor Day!

Patsy Keever

Rep. Patsy Keever (NC-115) is the Democratic nominee for the U.S. House of Representatives in North Carolina’s 10th Congressional District. Keever taught in the public schools for more than 25 years and served on the Buncombe County Board of Commissioners for 12 years. In 2010, Keever was elected to the North Carolina House of Representatives from NC District 115.

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