June 29, 2015 – Women Under Forty PAC (WUFPAC) today announces their endorsement of Lucy Flores in her campaign for Nevada’s 4th Congressional district.
“I am honored to earn the support of WUFPAC and my peers,” shared Lucy Flores. “As a woman who was first elected at 31 and as a Congressional candidate at 35, I understand the importance of identifying and supporting women under 40 as they run for office. I am so grateful to have the support of such a strong group of women and I look forward to working with WUFPAC to continue recruiting new voices to the political process.”
“Lucy has shown time and time again that she is a young woman leader to watch,” said Kate Farrar, WUFPAC President. “WUFPAC is thrilled to support Lucy Flores in her 2016 race for the U.S. Congress.”
Lucy Flores is a former Nevada State Assemblywoman and candidate for Lt. Governor. The daughter of immigrants, Lucy grew up in North Las Vegas. Lucy had a nontraditional path to public office having dropped out of school at 17. She worked her way to the legislature by completing her GED and community college, eventually earning her bachelor’s degree and law school. While in the State Assembly Lucy successfully passed improvements to high school testing, protected consumers from predatory practices, and shielded victims of domestic violence from abusers. Lucy announced her run for Congressional District 4 in April 2015. Learn more about Lucy at: http://www.lucyflores.com