Latinos have always been proud, educated and deserving people and now many are showing up and showing out, winning coveted positions throughout the U.S. Senate, the U.S. House of Representatives, and State Legislatures. Here are 8 Latinos that won positions in the United States government.
Tony Vargas makes history as the only Latino Serving in Nebraska’s State Legislature. Vargas has devoted his career to public service and advocacy. Currently a member of the Omaha Public Schools Board of Education representing the communities of Downtown and South Omaha, Tony serves more than 52,000 students and 86 schools across the city.