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Victor-Torres
Florida Sen. Víctor Torres, Jr.: ‘Latinos Need to Know That en la Unión Está la Fuerza’

As a Floricua, Torres is aware of the issues affecting Boricuas and Latinos in the state. He lists “the lack of good paying jobs, finding affordable housing and health care, and getting kids a good education," as some of the reasons to "change who is the governor in 2022."

Michele-Rayner
Michele Rayner: Working for ‘the Change Florida Deserves’

The Democrat, who is running for Congress in 2022, is aware of the issues faced by Floricuas, and says she wants to make sure that “there are opportunities for economic advancement."

(Willie J. Allen Jr./Orlando Sentinel)
5 IG-Worthy Puerto Rican Murals You Should Visit When in Florida

These Boricua-themed works of art found across Florida are colorful, striking, and thought-provoking.

7 Boricua Restaurants in Florida Pa’ Chuparse Los Dedos

¿Quién se le resiste a un buen plato de arroz con gandules o a unas ricas alcapurrias? Here's where you can find the best taste from la isla in FL.

How Rep. Anna Eskamani Is Working for Puerto Ricans in Florida

The Orlando representative says she works hard for the rights of everyday people and for those who think government does not work for them. That includes Boricuas in the Sunshine State.

Pulse - Florida - Survivor - Carlos G. Smith
Five Years After Pulse: There Is No Set Time to Heal.

We spoke with a survivor, a Florida representative, and a psychologist about the needs of those who are alive to tell about that horrific night in Orlando.

Florida-Census
Latinos Were Undercounted in the Census. Here’s Why It Matters.

Undercounted states can lose out not only on political representation and Electoral College votes, but, very importantly, on federal funding that uses census data as a base. This can have a profound impact on individuals and families.