The three local unions represent a combined 30,500 Maryland voters

LANDOVER, Md. (June 13, 2024) – Today, three United Food & Commercial Workers (UFCW) local unions announced their endorsement of Prince George’s County Executive Angela Alsobrooks for Senate.

The three unions – UFCW Local 400, UFCW Local 27, and UFCW Local 1994 MCGEO – represent a powerhouse of working people, with a combined 30,500 members in Maryland working in a wide variety of industries, including grocery, retail, health care, food processing, meatpacking, cannabis, gaming, and more, as well as the public sector.

“Taken together, our three unions represent more than 30,000 working Marylanders who are ready to ensure Angela Alsobrooks is our next Senator,” said UFCW Local 400 President Mark Federici. “Ms. Alsobrooks has stood by us in Prince George’s County time and time again over the years, and we will stand by her. We know she will be the champion for working people we need in Washington.”

“Angela Alsobrooks is a champion for working families and a relentless advocate for justice and equity,” said Gino Renne, President of UFCW Local 1994 MCGEO. “Her commitment to the people of Maryland and her proven track record of leadership make her the ideal candidate for the U.S. Senate. I am proud to endorse Angela Alsobrooks, confident that she will fight tirelessly for our rights and our future.”

“We are proud to endorse County Executive Angela Alsobrooks for U.S. Senate,” said UFCW Local 27 President Jason Chorpenning. “She has a track record of proven leadership and is the only candidate that will stand up for hardworking union families.”

# # #

United Food & Commercial Workers Local 400 is led by President Mark Federici and represents 35,000 members working in the grocery, retail, health care, food processing, service and other industries in Maryland, Virginia, Washington, D.C., West Virginia, Ohio, Kentucky and Tennessee. 

United Food & Commercial Workers (UFCW) Local 27 represents more than 20,000 hard-working men and women in Maryland, Delaware, Pennsylvania and West Virginia in grocery and retail, pharmacy, food processing, chemical processing, meatpacking, manufacturing, cannabis, gaming, and public sectors.

UFCW Local 1994 MCGEO is a union representing approximately 9,000 workers in Maryland, primarily in public service.