Future Generations approves Birmingham Mayor and City Council races
BIRMINGHAM, Alabama (WIAT) – Future Generations has made several endorsements in Birmingham political races.
Future Generations, which describes itself as an “organization founded by young people and led by young people and dedicated to strategic engagement in political campaigns,” has made endorsements in the mayoral race as well as in several district races across the country. municipal Council.
The organization backed Cerissa Brown for mayor in late June, but on Friday announced its support for a list of city council candidates.
“We know that change can happen in an instant at the city level,” they posted on social media. “This is why we are proud to announce a comprehensive list of Birmingham City Council to fight corruption, pump up police budgets, tackle climate change, food deserts and ensure economic prosperity that leaves no one behind. next to.”
Future generations have supported the following candidates:
- Cory Pettway for District 4
- Erica “Star” Robbins for District 5
- Celida Soto for District 8
- Eric Hall for District 9
The elections will take place on August 24.