Meet the Two Latinas From the Rio Grande Valley Guiding Biden’s Political Strategy

Meet the Two Latinas From the Rio Grande Valley Guiding Biden’s Political Strategy
Meet the Two Latinas From the Rio Grande Valley Guiding Biden’s Political Strategy
Emmy Ruiz works from her h​ome in Austin on March 10, 2021.Trey Martinez Fischer, a Texas state representative from San Antonio, was addressing Vice President Kamala Harris, seated across the sixteen-foot mahogany conference table in the Roosevelt Room, close by the Oval Office. All the remaining seats at the table were occupied by Texas lawmakers who had been invited to the White House. Harris had greeted the group as “courageous leaders” and “American patriots” because many of them were Texas House members who had staged a walkout near midnight on the eve of the last day of the legislative session, denying Republicans the necessary quorum to advance a bill to impose new restrictions on voting in the state. But as Martinez Fischer spoke, he redirected the praise back to a White House staffer in the room,…View Original Post

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