FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
July 11, 2016
NEVADA EDUCATORS ENDORSE CANNIZZARO FOR SENATE DISTRICT 6
LAS VEGAS - Today, Nicole Cannizzaro, candidate for Nevada Senate District 6, released the following statement upon receiving the endorsement of the Nevada State Education Association. NSEA represents more than 24,000 teachers, support staff, and retirees across the state.
“I’m honored to have the endorsement of the teachers and support staff who dedicate their lives to Nevada’s kids,” said Cannizzaro. “Providing our kids with high quality public schools should be a bipartisan goal. Going forward, we need to focus on reducing our teacher shortage and putting a qualified teacher in every classroom. I will work to accomplish that in the State Senate.”
“Nicole Cannizzaro is a product of Nevada public schools and will fight to ensure an exceptional public education for every Nevada student,” said Ruben Murillo, Jr., NSEA President. “NSEA is proud to stand with Nicole in her run for State Senae.”
Senate District 6 encompasses the Summerlin area of Las Vegas. The most recent voter registration data shows that Democrats hold nearly 6% voter registration advantage over Republicans in the district.