Updated: Dec 22, 2020
Assemblywoman-elect Gina Sillitti (D-Manorhaven), reacts to entering the New York State Assembly Chamber for the first time.
In the past, state Assemblywoman-elect Gina Sillitti (D-Manorhaven) would be the person who photographed elected officials as they made public appearances or attended local events.
Last Saturday, at the Lakeville Estates Civic Association’s holiday car parade, it still felt right for her to do it.
Sporting a fascinator with a wrapped present on her head, Sillitti snapped pictures of the area’s representatives, who donned suits and dresses.
“I ended up taking pictures for some of the elected officials not even thinking about it,” Sillitti said in a recent phone interview. “It’s like, hey, I can take that photo. And at one point somebody was like, ‘Gina, would you like to come in the photo?’ I was just like, ‘Oh, that’s right!'”
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