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Contact: Tucker Karnes
January 31, 2024

RELEASE: Megan Barry Earns Endorsement of Nashville Firefighters Union, IAFF Local 140

Nashville, TN – Megan Barry, candidate for U.S. House of Representatives for Tennessee’s 7th District, proudly announces the endorsement of the Nashville Firefighters & Fire Service Employees Association IAFF Local 140, representing the dedicated professionals who provide critical fire and emergency medical services throughout Davidson County.

"Our members are proud to endorse Megan Barry for Congress," said Danny R. Yates, President of IAFF Local 140. "On the Metro Council and as Mayor, Megan has consistently demonstrated her support for the firefighters and emergency services personnel who risk their lives every day to keep our communities safe. We believe she will be a strong advocate for us in Washington."

Megan Barry expressed her gratitude for the endorsement, highlighting her long-standing commitment to public safety. "I am deeply honored to receive the endorsement of the IAFF Local 140," said Barry. "The bravery of our firefighters and emergency responders inspires me, and I am committed to ensuring they have the resources they need to protect our communities. In Congress, I will fight for policies that improve working conditions, provide necessary funding for our first responders, and secure the benefits they have earned through their service."


As a mother, wife, businessperson, community leader, and former elected official, Megan Barry has spent her effort and energy into making life better for the people around her. Now, she is running for Congress because she believes that Middle Tennesseans deserve better representation in Washington, D.C. When Megan is in Congress, she plans to work across the aisle, forge consensus, and partner with those who share her vision of an economy and a government that works for everyone.


73 White Bridge Rd #103-353

Nashville, TN 37205

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