Assembly candidate Jenifer Rajkumar has gained several new endorsements in her bid for elected office.
Rajkumar, an attorney, CUNY adjunct professor and former state government official, has recently been endorsed by Citizens Union, a good government group.
She has also been endorsed by Councilman Donovan Richards, Eleanor’s Legacy, Stonewall Democrats of NYC, New American Voter Association, WoC for Progress, Jim Owles Liberal Democratic Club, National Association of Social Workers, Congressman Ro Khanna, and Councilman Ben Kallos.
If elected, Rajkumar would be the first South Asian elected to the Assembly.
She is running against longtime Assemblyman Mike Miller and poet and activist Joey De Jesus.