Local 49 Member Joe Abeyta Endorsed for State Representative in District 5B

This week, Joe Abeyta, heavy equipment operator with IUOE Local 49, a city councilman, veteran, husband, and father of three from the City of LaPrairie, won the endorsement of the Minnesota Democratic Farmer-Labor Party (DFL) for State Representative in District 5B.

Joe has served both his country and community, from the United States Army to the city council. He has and will continue to fight for affordable and accessible healthcare, fully funding education, workers’ rights, and incentives for businesses to thrive. As a long-time member of the community, Joe understands and lives the concerns of District 5B.

Click here to view the full press release issued after his endorsement.