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Latino Victory Fund Applauds President-elect Biden’s Selection of Miguel Cardona as Education Secretary

Washington, D.C. – Today, President-elect Joe Biden announced that he has chosen Miguel Cardona to be appointed Secretary of Education.  Latino Victory Fund President & CEO Nathalie Rayes issued the following statement:  “Latino students are one of the largest groups in the public school system who face education barriers and among the most impacted by …

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Latino Victory Fund Congratulates California Secretary of State Alex Padilla for Being Appointed to the United States Senate

Padilla’s appointment is a historic milestone. He will be the first Latino in California’s history to represent the state in the U.S. Senate.  In August, Latino Victory Fund launched “Pick Padilla,” an initiative to mobilize support for Secretary Padilla.  Washington, D.C. – Today, California Governor Gavin Newsom announced his intent to appoint Secretary of State …

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Latino Victory Fund Statement on the Nomination of Xavier Becerra as Secretary of Health and Human Services

Becerra would be the first Latino to serve as Secretary of the Department of Health and Human Services.  Washington, D.C. – President-elect Joe Biden is expected to nominate California Attorney General Xavier Becerra as Secretary of Health and Human Services. With this selection, President-elect Biden underscores his commitment to ensuring his Cabinet reflects our country’s …

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Latino Victory Fund Congratulates Deborah Gonzalez for Winning Historic Race for District Attorney in Georgia Runoff Election

Gonzalez is the First Latina district attorney in Georgia.  Washington, D.C. — Latino Victory Fund congratulates former state Representative Deborah Gonzalez for being elected district attorney for the Western Judicial Circuit in the Georgia runoff election. Gonzalez made history by becoming the first Latina district attorney in the state of Georgia. Nathalie Rayes, Latino Victory …

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Latino Victory Fund Sent Letter Urging California Gov. Gavin Newsom to Appoint Secretary Alex Padilla to the U.S. Senate

Washington, D.C. — Latino Victory Fund sent a letter urging California Governor Gavin Newsom to appoint Secretary Alex Padilla to the U.S. Senate seat vacated by Vice President-elect Kamala Harris. The organization launched the ‘Pick Padilla’ initiative to galvanize support for Secretary Padilla in August. The letter sent to Gov. Newsom touts Secretary Padilla’s experience …

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Latino Victory Fund Statement on Supreme Court Hearing on the Affordable Care Act

Washington, D.C. — Latino Victory Fund President & CEO Nathalie Rayes issued the following statement on today’s  U.S. Supreme Court hearing on the Affordable Care Act: “Today, the Supreme Court heard a case that could determine the fate of the Affordable Care Act and could be a devastating blow for the 21 million Americans who …

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Latino Victory Fund Congratulates Massachusetts Candidates for Election Day Victories

Adam Gomez is the first Latino and first Puerto Rican elected to the Massachusetts State Senate. Washington, D.C. – Latino Victory Fund congratulates its Massachusetts endorsed candidates for winning their respective races in the November 2020 election. Nathalie Rayes, Latino Victory Fund president & CEO issued the following statements on the historic race in the …

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Latino Victory Fund Congratulates Ricky Hurtado on Winning 63rd House District Race

Hurtado is the first Democratic Latino elected to the North Carolina General Assembly, and the first Latino elected to represent the 63rd House District.  Washington, D.C. – Latino Victory Fund congratulates Ricky Hurtado for winning the race to represent North Carolina’s 63rd House District, becoming the first Democratic Latino elected in the North Carolina General …

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Latino Victory Fund Congratulates New Mexico Candidates for Election Day Victories

Washington, D.C. – Latino Victory Fund congratulates its New Mexico endorsed candidates for winning their respective races in the November 2020 election. Nathalie Rayes, Latino Victory Fund president & CEO issued the following statements on key races in the state: Assistant Speaker of the House Ben Ray Luján, U.S. Senate “With Assistant Speaker Luján’s victory, …

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Latino Victory Fund Congratulates Tony Vargas Winning Nebraska 7th Senate District Race

Washington, D.C. – Latino Victory Fund congratulates Senator Tony Vargas for being reelected to the Nebraska 7th Senate District. Vargas made history in the 2016 election by becoming the first Latino elected to the Nebraska Legislature. “Senator Vargas’s deserved victory comes after spending his first term fighting for economic justice, equity in education, and health …

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