Tennessee AFL-CIO Labor Council elects new president

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) – The Tennessee AFL-CIO Labor Council has a new president.

Billy Dycus succeeds Gary Moore, who chose not to seek re-election after serving as president since 2011.

Dycus previously served as president of United Steelworkers Local 1155L in Morrison, Tennessee.

Current Tennessee AFL-CIO Secretary-Treasurer A.J. Starling was re-elected to serve another term.

The council represents over 60,000 working men and women throughout the state.