Senate Democratic candidates Robin Wilt and Mary Wilmot said they are endorsing Sen. Pedro Espada’s opponent, Gustavo Rivera.
Wilt and Wilmot, running against Sens. Joe Robach and Jim Alesi in SD-56 and SD-55, have joined three other Senate Democratic hopefuls, all of which are women, in supporting Espada’s rival.
The announcement from Wilt and Wilmot came under the banner of the New Roosevelt Initiative, spearheaded by former LG candidate Bill Samuels. The group has made ousting Espada its top priority.
Read more at http://blogs.democratandchronicle.com/voteup/2010/08/26/wilt-wilmot-say-no-to-espada/