A Venezuelan American wants to continue making history in Maryland

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Caracas. The Venezuelan Nancy Navarro keep making history USA. It already did it in 2009, when it became the first Hispanic e immigrant to serve on the county council Montgomery, en Maryland, where she was re-elected in 2010, 2014 and 2018 and is currently the only woman within the government body.

Today, in 2021, he is once again the center of attention by announcing that he will seek candidacy for lieutenant governor of Maryland for the Democratic Party as the running mate of Rushern L. Baker III, who aspires to be the Democratic nominee for governor in the elections to be held in November of next year.

“We believe in family, inclusion and excellence. Together we will work tirelessly for ALL Marylanders! », she expressed the 56-year-old woman from Caracas on his Twitter account this Wednesday, October 13, upon hearing the news.

the legislator Venezuelan American She is a psychologist graduated from the University of Missouri-Columbia and resides in Maryland with her husband and two daughters. Before entering public office, Navarro co-founded a nonprofit community organization to help with the economic and educational development of Hispanic and other immigrant communities, according to the Montgomery County Council website.

In 2011, the former president Barack Obama appointed the Venezuelan member of the Presidential Commission on Educational Excellence for Hispanics, where he served on the Early Childhood Education Committee. The platform Venezuelans with Biden congratulated the woman from Caracas and wished her the greatest success: «No one like Nancy to represent the Venezuelan and Latino community in the great state of #Maryland. We are very proud of you, Nancy, ”they stated on their Twitter account.

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With information from Telemundo Washington DC

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