(Yorktown) – Kelly DeLucia, Democratic candidate for 96th House of Delegates election in November, has endorsed Lt. Governor Dr. Ralph Northam for governor of Virginia in 2017.
DeLucia said of her endorsement:
“Issues important to all Virginians are at stake this year. Ralph Northam has demonstrated his commitment to make progress for all our citizens.
Dr. Northam has a solid plan for working families in Virginia, which includes clear objectives to address equal pay, paid family leave and affordable child care.
As governor, he will promote creation of new jobs in health care and technology to create a robust economy benefiting all Virginians.
Throughout his career, Dr. Northam has been an unrelenting champion for reproductive health. He respects the rights of women and families to make their own decisions.
Dr. Northam is exactly who we need to lead our state during these challenging times. Proud to join my fellow Virginians across the state and here in the 96th district in supporting him as our next governor, I look forward to working with him in the months and years to come.”
The 96th House of Delegates District contains parts of York County and James City County.
DeLucia grew up in Yorktown. She graduated from Indiana University’s School of Public and Environmental Affairs with a Bachelors of Science degree in Public Administration with an emphasis in environmental science.
DeLucia resides in Yorktown with her wife Dee and their two infant sons. DeLucia’s website is www.kellyforva.com.
William Haworth @ 323.377.1228