Washington, D.C.–Latino Victory Fund congratulated Neomi Martinez-Parra for winning the primary race to represent New Mexico’s State Senate District 35. If she is elected in November, she would be the first Latina to represent her district in the New Mexico State Legislature.

“Neomi’s a true and tried champion of her community, and we can’t wait to see her make history in November,” said Nathalie Rayes, president & CEO of Latino Victory Fund. “She’s a dedicated advocate in her community who will fight to improve access to health care in rural communities, improve education and the quality of her community’s environment. Latino Victory will work to ensure that her trusted voice reaches the New Mexico State Senate in November.”