Obama for America Announces Endorsement of Cristina Saralegui
Chicago, IL Monday, June 18, 2012 - Today Obama for America is proud to announce the endorsement of Emmy award-winning talk show host and community leader Cristina Saralegui.
Cristina Saralegui, a seasoned journalist who is recognized as one of the most respected and influential role models in the Hispanic Community, AND OBAMA FOR AMERICA CAMPAIGN MANAGER JIM MESSINA released the following statements regarding her endorsement for President Barack Obama. This is the first time that Saralegui has endorsed a President or actively participated in a presidential campaign. For 21 years, Cristina and "The Cristina Show" entertained, uplifted, and educated the Hispanic community in the U.S. and throughout the world.
"This is a critical time for our country and for the Hispanic community. Hispanics could very well decide the next election and I will do everything I can from now until November to ensure that President Obama is re-elected; there's simply too much at stake. President Obama, I was very fortunate to live the American dream and I know that only you will make it possible for millions more to do the same. You've had our back, and now, with utmost respect and admiration, I have yours."
Obama for America also released a video in English and Spanish with a message from Cristina to the Hispanic community.
Please click play below to view Cristina Saralegui's message to the Hispanic community in English