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"I am so excited to endorse Delegate Ayala's historic candidacy for Lieutenant Governor,” said Delegate Krizek. “I have worked closely with Hala during her four years in the General Assembly and she has been a central part of our Majority's greatest accomplishments. While I will miss her in the House of Delegates, I know that she will serve our Commonwealth with compassion and integrity as Lieutenant Governor. I hope you will join me in supporting Delegate Ayala."

“I am so proud of the work our grassroots campaign has accomplished as we head into the final month of the campaign,” said Delegate Hala Ayala. “Virginians are looking for someone who understands their experiences and challenges and can bring people together to make progress in their day-to-day lives. I have demonstrated I am that person.” 

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“I support Hala Ayala For Lieutenant Governor,” said Toscano. “She is a member of the Virginia Legislative Black Caucus and cyber security expert. Hala understands the role of the Lieutenant Governor. She is collaborative in her approach, a quality that we in need in that job. When you work closely with people in elective office, you learn who has the temperament, skills and integrity to do the job. Hala is that person.”

"I am proud to endorse Delegate Hala Ayala for Lieutenant Governor of Virginia. We need more leaders like Hala in Richmond," said Senator Janet Howell. "It is so crucial to have elected officials who understand the importance of national and cyber security on the state level and how it impacts our Commonwealth. Hala will use her cyber security expertise and decade plus of activism to build coalitions and get things done. I hope you’ll join me in supporting Delegate Hala Ayala for Lieutenant Governor.”

"Virginia's List is proud to support Delegate Ayala's historic candidacy for Lieutenant Governor," said Julie Jakopic, Chair of Virginia's List. "Delegate Ayala has been a champion for women and families throughout her time in office. She has been a support system and mentor to so many women in our Commonwealth who make the brave choice to run for office and make change in their communities." 

Women of Color Coalition is pleased to announce our formal endorsement of Hala Ayala for Lt. Governor of Virginia. Delegate Ayala has been a proven and effective leader in Virginia's state legislature fighting for policies that better the lives of women of color and their families. Delegate Ayala understands the struggles many working mothers face, and we have no doubt her lived experiences will help keep her connected to everyday Virginians.