Eleanor’s Legacy Endorses Pellegrino

West Islip, NY – Eleanor’s Legacy has endorsed Christine Pellegrino for the New York State Assembly in the Ninth District.  A special election for the seat will be held on Tuesday, May 23rd.

Inspired by Eleanor Roosevelt’s example of leadership and her commitment to promoting women in politics and government, this adds another significant endorsement for Pellegrino in the closely watched race.

“Christine Pellegrino has been a leader in the fight for better schools,” said Eleanor’s Legacy Executive Director Brette McSweeney. “We need more mothers and teachers in Albany and we can count on Christine to be a strong voice for the women of Long Island and New York. We’re proud to endorse her.” 

“I am so pleased to receive the endorsement of Eleanor’s Legacy. I stand strongly for equal pay, for women’s reproductive health, and for women’s right. I am proud to stand with the women of Eleanor’s Legacy to bring the change we need to Albany.”