IUPAT CA: Unions Elated Facebook Would Hire Locals

Union members from all over the Bay Area packed Menlo Park’s Council Chambers Tuesday to say they support the construction of Facebook.

Tony Tofani, business representative for District Council 16 of the International Union of Painters and Allied Trades, said what the economy needs is to put people to work.

“We want to make sure that people in the area get the jobs, and they don’t outsource,” Tofani said

“Facebook has been real good with us; they’ll keep the money in the county,” he said.

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