Labor Day Press Release:
Fuquay Varina, NC - Ed Ridpath, 2008 Democratic candidate for the North Carolina House, received key endorsements from several organizations representing North Carolina Workers. The Triangle Labor Council and NC State AFL-CIO; the North Carolina Association of Educators (NCAE) and Wake NCAE; and the State Employees Association of North Carolina (SEANC) all endorsed Ed Ridpath over his opponent, incumbent Republican Paul “Skip” Stam.
Ridpath stated: “On this Labor Day, we celebrate the hard work of Union Members, Educators, and our State Employees. I am proud to be endorsed by such a wide range of worker organizations that stand up for their rank and file membership. Early in my door-to-door campaign, I learned that many of these hard workers call Southern Wake County home. I am excited to have the opportunity to stand with constituents in the fight for fair treatment, affordable health care, and shared prosperity.”
Ed Ridpath is the 2008 Democratic candidate for the North Carolina House in District 37.
Ed Ridpath, 48, is a Senior IT Architect with IBM. He lives in Fuquay Varina with Jeanne, his wife of 27 years, daughter Veronica, 19, who is attending UNC Charlotte and son Ryan, 13, a student at Carnage Middle School, Raleigh, in the Wake County Public School System.
NC House District 37 covers Southern Wake County and includes the towns of Apex, Holly Springs, and Fuquay Varina, and the communities of New Hill and Willow Springs.
For more information contact Ed Ridpath or see the website at www.EdRidpath.com