If elected, Leger Fernandez would be the first Hispanic woman to represent New Mexico’s 3rd Congressional District.
Washington, D.C.– Today, Latino Victory Fund announced the endorsement of Teresa Leger Fernandez for New Mexico’s 3rd Congressional District. If Leger Fernandez is elected, New Mexico will be the first state to have an all-woman of color delegation in the House of Representatives.
Latino Victory Executive Director Mayra Macías issued the following statement:
“As a proud daughter of New Mexico, Teresa Leger Fernandez has seen firsthand the many issues affecting working families. From ensuring that all Americans have access to quality and affordable health care to fighting for reproductive freedom, to protecting our environment, and to working to pass comprehensive immigrantion reform, Leger Fernandez knows what’s at stake for Americans in 2020 and has the bold solutions that will move our nation forward. That is why Latino Victory Fund is proud to endorse Teresa Leger Fernandez for Congress.”