Cabrera receives endorsements


HAMDEN — State Senate candidate Jorge Cabrera has received endorsements from Planned Parenthood Votes! Connecticut, the Connecticut Working Families Party, and The Sierra Club of Connecticut, his campaign announced.

Cabrera, a Democrat, is challenging Republican state Sen. George Logan in the 17th Senate District. The district represents Beacon Falls, Ansonia, Bethany, Derby and parts of Hamden, Naugatuck and Woodbridge.

Planned Parenthood Votes! Connecticut is the advocacy and social welfare branch of Planned Parenthood of Southern New England. The organization supports pro-reproductive health and rights.

The Connecticut Working Families Party supports candidates who are pushing policy priorities such as earned paid sick days.

The Sierra Club of Connecticut advocates for a clean and healthy environment, natural spaces and clean energy.