News Release, McKayla Wilkes 2020

WALDORF, MD – Mckayla Wilkes, progressive Democratic candidate for Maryland’s 5th Congressional District, has been endorsed by Women for Justice:

“We believe that profound social and political change can only happen when women take a central role in creating the change,” The Women for Justice Team said. “Women for Justice is proud to endorse Mckayla Wilkes 2020 Campaign.”

Women for Justice, which began as Women for Bernie Sanders in 2016, is committed to amplifying progressive values and candidates who promise to fight for them. The group believes that Mckayla is a natural fit for their endorsement. 

“I’m honored to be endorsed by Women for Justice,” Wilkes said. “The progressive movement is continuing to build strength across the entirety of the working class and we’re seeing more women emerge as leaders with each passing year. I look forward to fighting in the halls of Congress for economic, racial, environmental, and reproductive justice.”


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