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Former Maryland Governor Martin O'Malley visits Sioux City

The former governor was endorsing local Democrats

SIOUX CITY, Iowa - Former Governor of Maryland Martin O'Malley made an appearance at Riverside Park's Labor Day celebration for unions and their workers.

O'Malley was showing support for the members of the Woodbury County Democratic Party who are running for office this year. The former governor spoke at the picnic to those in attendance to offer his support for workers and unions and to campaign for the Democratic candidates.

"With labor day upon us, the message, of course, is that timeless American message that our country's greatness is built on the labors of many, not on the wealth of a few," said O'Malley

The stop was a part of his nationwide tour called "Win Back Your State" in which O'Malley throws his support behind local Democrats in election years.

Those Democratic candidates O'Malley was supporting also spoke to the crowd at the picnic, trying to gain support for the upcoming elections in November.


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