St. Croix – Candidate for the 34th Legislature, Samuel “Sam” Carrion, has been officially endorsed by former St. Croix District Senator Nereida “Nellie” Rivera O’Reilly.
Mr. Carrion said he was exceptionally grateful and humbled to have the support of Senator O’Reilly, a Democrat, who served the people of St. Croix honorably for five terms.
“I thank Senator O’Reilly for her gracious endorsement and for her continued interest in improving the quality of life for the people of St. Croix,” Mr. Carrion said. “It’s a great responsibility to be entrusted with leading this community and I pledge to honor the faith so many have placed in me.”
Senator Rivera O’Reilly’s endorsement of Samuel “Sam” Carrion:
“Samuel Carrion represents a New Generation of Leadership. I ask you to consider allowing him the opportunity to bring his perspective as a business owner and community organizer to the senate.
He has shown sensitivity and compassion towards the needs of others and shares a vision of unity and progress for all. I believe he will work well with other members of the body and will speak his truth without demeaning his colleagues. Samuel Carrion will add balance to the discourse without condescension. In my interactions with him I see a person who is eager to be part of the solution. I see someone who will respect the opinion of others and who will seek to find common ground. He recognizes that no man is an island.
Samuel Carrion deserves an opportunity to put his ideas and vision to work for his fellow Virgin Islanders. I respectfully ask you to Vote #13 Samuel Carrion.” – Senator Nereida “Nellie” O’Reilly