FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: September 14, 2020
RIDGEFIELD, C.T. – Aimee Berger-Girvalo, Democratic candidate for Connecticut House of Representatives in the 111th District, today announced that she has been endorsed by NARAL Pro-Choice Connecticut. For the past four decades, NARAL Pro-Choice Connecticut has been advocating for the passage of pro-choice legislation and fighting against anti-choice policies in the state.
“This year, we are facing one of most important elections of our modern history, and the importance of pro-choice politicians at the state level matters more than ever before,” said Liz Gustafson, State Director of NARAL Pro-Choice Connecticut. “We are so proud to endorse Aimee Berger-Girvalo, a dedicated pro-choice champion who will fight for all of our rights. As anti-choice extremists continue their assault on access to essential reproductive healthcare, it’s critical that we elect leaders like Aimee who will fight tirelessly against these attacks and continue to lead efforts that will ensure that each individual, regardless of race, gender identity, sexuality, immigration or economic status, can access the care they need.”
“As we continue our fight to ensure access to essential reproductive healthcare for all, I’m proud to have the support of NARAL Pro-Choice Connecticut,” said Berger-Girvalo. “For years, I have been a proud advocate for reproductive freedom, and I’m ready to keep fighting alongside NARAL to expand access to birth control, protect paid family leave, and fend off attacks to abortion access in our state.”
Aimee Berger-Girvalo is an advocate and dedicated community volunteer who has lived in Ridgefield for 15 years. She works in special education programs as an Applied Behavior Analysis Therapist, and for more than a decade, she has been the director and coach of the Ridgefield Holland Soccer program, a volunteer-run program that enables children with physical and learning differences to participate in the sport. Berger-Girvalo has raised her two children in Ridgefield, both attending public schools. Berger-Girvalo is running for State Representative in Connecticut’s 111th District.