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Franco Harris, Dan Rooney to joing USW to rally for Obama

WHO: Dan Rooney and Steelers legend Franco Harris; United Steelworkers (USW) International Secretary-Treasurer Jim English, Vice President Tom Conway and District 10 Director John DeFazio; USW members, retirees and allies; and representatives for the Obama for president campaign

WHAT: Rallies to support the Obama-Biden Democratic ticket for President

WHEN: Thursday, October 23 at
 5 p.m. in Altoona, PA
 7:30 p.m. in Johnstown, PA

WHERE:  Altoona: Hosted by USW Local 6521
             Event located at Bavarian Hall, 112 S.13th St., Altoona, Pa. 

             Johnstown: Hosted by USW Local 2635
             Event located at Ace’s Catering, 316 Chestnut St., Johnstown, Pa. 

WHY: To rally support for electing a president that will stand up for working Americans and retirees and restore the promise of the American Dream to future generations.

For more information on the Steel Blitz tour, including photos and stories from previous stops, visit www.usw.org.

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