Virginia Beach, VA – May 6th, 2019

Yesterday, Congresswoman Elaine Luria announced her endorsement of Democratic Nominee for the 8th Senate district, Missy Cotter Smasal. Representative Luria made her announcement at a meet and greet event with Friends of Moms Demand Action in the district. Luria commented on the endorsement: 

I am proud to endorse Missy Cotter Smasal’s run for Virginia’s 8th Senate district“said Congresswoman Elaine Luria, “Missy’s leadership as a Naval officer and experience as a small business owner give her a unique understanding of the district and equips her to be a qualified advocate for the families of Virginia Beach. I trust her to be a powerful voice in the General Assembly to address sea-level rise and recurrent flooding as well as to protect the Chesapeake Bay.

Missy Cotter Smasal is honored to have the support of her Congresswoman as well as other endorsements like the Democratic Legislative Campaign Committee (DLCC), EveryDistrict,, Vote Mama, and many more.