In Commemoration of Hispanic Heritage Month Senator Anna Caballero to join the Latino Coalition of San Benito County Latino Advocacy Days in Washington DC
Sacramento- Senator Anna M. Caballero (D-Merced) announced today that she will join the Latino Coalition of San Benito County and affiliate leaders from across the country, in Washington DC to advocate for issues relevant to the Latino community. Founded in 1988, the coalition actively works to promote equality and justice locally and nationwide.
The Latino Advocacy Days in Washington DC will take place October 4-6 and include a briefing at the White House, a luncheon at the Dirksen Senate building and visits to federal representatives. The local delegation includes Mickie Luna, President, Latino Coalition of San Benito County, Mary Vazquez Edge, Anitra Gomez, Carmen Montano, Mayor, City of Milpitas, Dr. Ahmad Rafii, JR de la Rosa, Michael Salinas, and Luis Chavez.
“I am honored to join the Latino Coalition of San Benito County to advocate from a rural perspective for working families, students and residents. The coalition has worked for 36 years on issues that promote equity and this trip is an opportunity to elevate our issues to the national stage.” –Senator Anna M. Caballero, Senate District 14
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Senator Anna M. Caballero represents the 14th Senate District, composed of majority portions of Merced, Fresno and Madera Counties.
* Senator Anna M. Caballero serves as the Interim Representative for the Salinas Valley and San Benito County until 2024 when a newly elected Senator will assume the district
Media Contact : Elisa Rivera, (559) 264-3070, Elisa.Rivera@sen.ca.gov