Howard gets union endorsements

Oct 7, 2017

Sheriff Timothy Howard received the support of thousands of Western New Yorkers today.

Howard is running for re-election, and a number of unions have lined up behind the incumbent. Local law enforcement organizations joined local chapters of the UAW, CSEA, the Teamsters, Ironworkers in endorsing him.

Sheriff Timothy Howard
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Howard, a Republican, is facing a challenge from Democrat Bernie Tolbert.

Howard has held the office since 2005.