October 18, 2022 (New York, NY)–Citizen Action of New York, a member-based progressive organization, has announced its endorsement of Michelle Ostrelich for the 44th District of the New York State Senate, representing Clifton Park, Schenectady, Niskayuna and all of Saratoga County. Ostrelich has previously served on the Schenectady County Legislature, where she was Chair of the Health and Human Services Committee.
“Michelle has shown her commitment to progressive values, standing against inequality and defending the public interest from big corporations,” said Stanley Fritz, Movement Politics Director at Citizen Action of New York. “As County Legislator, she has been a champion for the fundamental right to access healthcare. Citizen Action is proud to endorse her for State Senate.”
Citizen Action of New York is a grassroots organization with eight regional chapters and affiliates and over 30,000 members across New York State. We work on issues important to our communities, including fair elections, equitable school funding, housing for all, environmental justice, and ending mass incarceration.