"Such advocacy for extremism and sedition not only demands her immediate expulsion from Congress, but it also merits strong and clear condemnation from all of her Republican colleagues."
The daughter of hardworking Puerto Rican parents proudly carries “la mancha de plátano” in her DNA.
Being a Latina in a sea of white political power doesn’t deter this native Puerto Rican. ¡Al contrario! It has inspired her to work harder for inclusion.
If he prevails, he would make history in Puerto Rico as the first mayor to be elected by direct nomination and the second mayor to be openly gay.
The bill has been widely denounced by Florida Democrats as a measure that “promises selective enforcement against people of color.”
"I never thought, as a newly sworn-in Congressman, that I would live through a violent assault on the US Capitol," said the first-time elected official, Rep. Ritchie Torres.
Gov. Pedro Pierluisi's executive orders address the coronavirus emergency, crime, and the budget.