Rep. Sherrill Statement on the Passing of Candy Straight

June 14, 2021
Press Release

Parsippany, NJ – Representative Mikie Sherrill (NJ-11) released the following statement on the passing of renowned New Jersey politico and trailblazer Candy Straight:

“Candy Straight’s tireless work as a trailblazer for women in New Jersey politics has undoubtedly left a lasting impact on generations of women and that impact will ripple out for generations to come.

“We will remain committed to Candy’s work and will build on it to ensure that women’s voices are heard and represented. Her voice and her mentorship of countless women will be sorely missed.”