Pittsburgh Post-Gazette Endorses Molchany

Erin is honored to be endorsed by the Pittsburgh Post Gazette.

In this high-contrast political pairing, Mr. Schmotzer reminded us of legislators of yesteryear while Ms. Molchany, who has endorsements from some of the city’s younger council members, struck us as the kind of Democrat the party should be encouraging for the future.

The Post-Gazette endorses Erin Molchany for the Democratic nomination to seek the District 22 seat in the General Assembly.

Read the entire endorsement here: 22nd House District: Molchany for Dems

5 Days left until Election Day.  WE NEED YOUR HELP!

Because the endorsement that counts the most is the vote on Election Day!

 

Sierra Club Endorses Molchany

For Immediate Release:  18 April 2012
Contact: Justin Wasser, Campaign Manager
Sierra Club Endorses Molchany
Sierra Club Chapter and Local Allegheny Group Name Molchany Environmental Advocate

 

Pittsburgh–  The Pennsylvania Chapter and the local Allegheny Group of the Sierra Club officially announced their endorsement of Erin Molchany in the April 24th Democratic Primary in the 22nd Legislative District.

 

“We believe that Erin Molchany will be a strong advocate for the environment, committed to protecting the public’s health by reducing the pollution of our air and water, and ensuring that the public is served by a financially sustainable transit system,” said Angel Gober, Chair of the Allegheny Groups Political Committee.

 

Molchany is the only candidate endorsed by the Sierra Club Allegheny Group, and is proud to have the Sierra Club stand with her on April 24th.

 

Erin Molchany is running for the full two-year term as a Democrat in the April 24th Primary in Pennsylvania’s 22nd State House District.  Molchany is also endorsed by Ironworkers Local 3, Pittsburgh Federation of Teachers Local 400, Equality PA, Progress Pittsburgh PAC, Planned Parenthood Pennsylvania PAC, Steel-City Stonewall Democrats, Gertrude Stein Political Club of Greater Pittsburgh, Democracy for Pittsburgh, Councilman Bruce Kraus and Councilwoman Natalia Rudiak.

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Molchany Monday – 8 Days left until E-Day

Dear Friends,

 

Happy Molchany Monday!  Just 8 days to go until the election on April 24th and we still need your help!  Please fill out the Google Form below to volunteer with Team Molchany – just choose the days you are available, click “Submit”, and we will contact you to come join the party in this last week!  Or give Lauren a call at 412-326-9839.

 

Call ’til you fall or walk ’til you drop with us!

 

All of this week and weekend we are phone banking and doorknocking to Get Out The Vote!

 

We still need your help on Election Day!

 

Thank you for all of your support! Please consider sharing this information with your networks so that we can make sure Erin Molchany will be our next Representative in the 22nd District!

 

Erin Go Braugh in the 22nd!

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Pittsburgh Federation of Teachers Backs Molchany

For Immediate Release:  16 April 2012
Contact: Justin Wasser, Campaign Manager
PFT Backs Molchany
Pittsburgh Federation of Teachers Endorses Molchany in 22nd Legislative District

 

Pittsburgh– Pittsburgh Federation of Teachers publicly released today their endorsement of Erin Molchany in the April 24th Democratic Primary for the 22nd Legislative District.

 

“We are proud to endorse Erin Molchany,” said Nina Esposito-Visigitis, President of Pittsburgh Federation of Teachers.  “The choice is clear in this race.  Erin will stand up to invest in our children and teachers again.  Her opponent said he could not promise to fight against vouchers, a massive part of Governor Corbett assault on public education.”

 

Molchany is proud to have the support of teachers throughout her district and another endorsement from labor.

 

“We must stop Governor Corbett’s unnecessary cuts to education and invest in our children again,” Molchany said.  “Education is about the economy, about jobs.  We must give teachers and schools the resources they need.  We must stand up for good teachers.  Because good teachers bring our children great education.  And that makes us competitive in the 21st Century.”

 

Erin Molchany is running for the full two-year term as a Democrat in the April 24th Primary in Pennsylvania’s 22nd State House District.  Molchany is also endorsed by Ironworkers Local 3, Equality PA, Progress Pittsburgh PAC, Planned Parenthood Pennsylvania PAC, Steel-City Stonewall Democrats, Gertrude Stein Political Club of Greater Pittsburgh, Democracy for Pittsburgh, Councilman Bruce Kraus and Councilwoman Natalia Rudiak.

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Molchany Meet & Greet Tonight

Welcome, one & all, to Redbeards this evening!

Come join Erin, Planned Parenthood, and Molchany Supports for a drink on the patio in Mt Washington.

Erin Molchany Fundraiser

Thursday, April 12th

 

Suggested Donation: $25*
*We accept volunteer pledge hours as currency as well.

 

Hope to see you there.
Cheers,
Justin

Molchany Endorsed by Democracy for Pittsburgh

For Immediate Release: 12 April 2012

Contact: Justin Wasser, Campaign Manager
Molchany Endorsed by Democracy for Pittsburgh



Pittsburgh– Democracy for Pittsburgh has endorsed Erin Molchany in the April 24th Democratic Primary for the 22nd Legislative Distrct.  Molchany was one of only two candidates to garner an endorsed from the organization.  Molchany won with over 70% of membership support.

 

In a release announcing the endorsement, Molchany was described as having “a deep-seated commitment towards doing right by all citizens of PA, in a way that transcends ideology.”

 

“I am so proud of all of my endorsements,” said Molchany.  “This endorsement recognizes my dedication to bringing integrity and transparency to Harrisburg.”

 

Democracy for Pittsburgh is a local chapter of Democracy for America that promotes strong, sustain grassroots involvement in politics.

 

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Bruce Kraus Supports Erin!

For Immediate Release: 10 April 2012
Contact: Justin Wasser, Campaign Manager
Bruce Kraus Supports Molchany
Councilman Endorses Erin Molchany in 22nd Legislative District

 

Pittsburgh– City Councilman Bruce Kraus announced today his endorsement of Erin Molchany in the April 24th Democratic Primary for the 22nd Legislative district.

 

“Erin Molchany is incredibly committed to making her community and our entire region a better place to live,” said Kraus.  “She brings to office a record of accomplishment fighting to save public transportation and education.  I’m proud to endorse her as the next Representative in the 22nd district.”

 

Molchany has focused much of her campaign on transportation and education issues, and also has committed to bringing resources back to neighborhoods in the 22nd district to help spur economic growth on mainstreets again.

 

“I’m honored to have the support of Bruce Kraus,” Molchany said.  “We need to elect a representative who will work with City Council and State Senators and fellow representatives to make our communities stronger, safer, and more prosperous.  I will work with anyone to make things better for my district.”

 

Erin Molchany is running for the full two-year term as a Democrat in the April 24th Primary in Pennsylvania’s 22nd State House District.  Molchany is also endorsed by Ironworkers Local 3, Planned Parenthood Pennsylvania PAC, Equality PA, Progressive Pittsburgh PAC, Stonewall Democrats, Gertrude Stein Club of Greater Pittsburgh, and Councilwoman Natalia Rudiak.

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Molchany Wins Support of Equality PA

For Immediate Release: 5 April 2012

Contact: Justin Wasser, Campaign Manager
Molchany Wins Support of Equality PA


Pittsburgh– Equality PA has endorsed Erin Molchany in the April 24th Democratic Primary in the 22nd Legislative District.

 

“We need people like Erin in Harrisburg who believe in fairness and equality for all Pennsylvanians” said Adrian Shanker, President of Equality Pennsylvania, “Erin Molchany is clearly the best choice for LGBT voters in South Pittsburgh.”

 

Molchany has repeatedly called out Governor Corbett and legislators in Harrisburg for wasting time on distractions instead of focusing on the important issues facing our communities.

 

“Fairness and equality are founding principles of our country,” Molchany said.  “These should be a given.  Our focus needs to be on saving transportation and stopping cuts to education, not on distractions like writing legislation to attack women, the LGBT community, or any of our friends and neighbors.”

 

Erin Molchany is running for the full two-year term as a Democrat in the April 24th Primary in Pennsylvania’s 22nd State House District.  Molchany is also endorsed by Ironworkers Local 3, Planned Parenthood Pennsylvania PAC, Progressive Pittsburgh PAC, Stonewall Democrats, Gertrude Stein Club of Greater Pittsburgh, and Councilwoman Natalia Rudiak.
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Molchany Receives Progress Pittsburgh Endorsement

For Immediate Release: 3 April 2012
Contact: Justin Wasser, Campaign Manager

 

Molchany Receives Progress Pittsburgh Endorsement

 

Pittsburgh– Progress Pittsburgh PAC (P2PAC) announced their endorsement of Erin Molchany in the Democratic Primary for the 22nd Legislative District.

 

In a release this morning, Progress Pittsburgh praised Molchany’s accomplishments.

 

“Erin Molchany’s commitment to social and economic justice in her communities and in the region at-large is without question.  With a career in the non-profit sector and a strong history of leadership in her neighborhood, Molchany will continue to be a champion for Pittsburgh well into the future.”

 

Molchany will be attending the Progress Pittsburgh Happy Hour this evening at the Shiloh Grill in Mt. Washington from 5 – 7 with other endorsed candidates.

 

Erin Molchany is running for the full two-year term as a Democrat in the April 24th Primary in Pennsylvania’s 22nd State House District.  Molchany is also endorsed by Ironworkers Local 3, Planned Parenthood Pennsylvania PAC, Stonewall Democrats, Gertrude Stein Club of Greater Pittsburgh, and Councilwoman Natalia Rudiak.
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Labor Stands with Erin

For Immediate Release: 2 April 2012
Contact:  Justin Wasser, Campaign Manager

Labor Stands with Erin Molchany

Ironworkers Local 3 Endorses Molchany in District 22

 

Pittsburgh– Ironworkers Local 3 officially made public today their endorsement of Erin Molchany in the April 24th Democratic Primary in the 22nd legislative district.

 

“Growing up in a union household, my dad taught me the values of hard work and honesty,” said Molchany.  “These are Labor’s values and the values I promise to bring to Harrisburg.

 

“I am proud to be supported by the Ironworkers Local 3.”

 

Molchany had the opportunity to tour the Apprentice training facility in the Strip District several weeks ago. She was impressed with the comprehensive material and excellence expected in the program.  “We need ironworker trained workers, like you, fixing our bridges,” Molchany told a classroom of students. “Nothing less than excellence should be expected to keep our infrastructure safe, and I’ve seen that excellence here.”

 

“After meeting with Erin, I feel she is aggressive and has the willingness to fight and protect middle class workers,” Said Mark Thomas, Business Manager for Local 3.  “She’s committed to community and making sure qualified, trained professionals are building our region, and getting paid what they deserve for the work they do.”

 

Erin Molchany is running for the full two-year term as a Democrat in the April 24th Primary in Pennsylvania’s 22nd State House District.  Molchany is also endorsed by Planned Parenthood Pennsylvania PAC, Stonewall Democrats, Gertrude Stein Club of Greater Pittsburgh, and Councilwoman Natalia Rudiak.
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