The daughter of hardworking Puerto Rican parents proudly carries “la mancha de plátano” in her DNA.
When appointed, Dr. Miguel Cardona would be the second Latino to serve as US Secretary of Education.
When Deborah González is sworn in, she will be Georgia's first Latina district attorney, the circuit's first woman in that position, and the first Puerto Rican woman in the country to be elected district attorney.
"Miguel Algarín was a brilliant poet, an influential professor and leader," the Nuyorican Poets Cafe said in a statement.
The former deputy sergeant wins the seat on his second try, after being fired by the current sheriff for running for the position.
"My story is the story of The Bronx. It's a story of struggle. But it's also a story of overcoming. And that's the story of America," Torres told The Americano.
Comunidades latinas, principalmente la puertorriqueña, están registrándose para las elecciones generales, a pesar de la pandemia. Te decimos cómo registrarte, paso a paso, aquí.