State Assemblywoman Christy Smith, who’s running for California’s 25th Congressional District seat, has received the endorsement of House Speaker Nancy Pelosi.

“California State Assemblywoman Christy Smith is a proven leader,’’ Pelosi said in a statement. “I am proud to endorse Christy Smith because she will work to fight corruption, lower the cost of prescription drugs, fully fund public schools and build a strong middle-class economy that works for all Americans.’’

Smith currently represents California’ 38th Assembly District, which includes Santa Clarita, Simi Valley, Valencia, Saugus, Canyon Country, Stevenson Ranch, Newhall, Chatsworth, Porter Ranch, Granada Hills, and Agua Dulce.

Smith resides in Newhall, with her husband Phil, along with their two daughters, Chelsea and Chandler.