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The First Hispanic And Mexican Born Member Of Congressman Began His Political Career In El Paso

There is an often-repeated error in the news media that says that Mayra Flores (R-TX) is the first Mexican-born naturalized citizen “ever elected to Congress.” The Irene Armendariz-Jackson Campaign perpetuated this error in their newsletter they sent out on August 9. [1] Armendariz-Jackson is running against Veronica Escobar on the Republican ticket in the November […]