• Two young girls watching watching the speaker (Photo by Sherrilyn Cabrera)

Puerto Rican Presence in Florida is Growing — so is the importance of their vote

2018-10-03T18:12:50+00:00

By Alejandra Chamorro and Sherrilyn Cabrera Last year after Hurricane Maria devastated Puerto Rico’s electrical grid and left thousands without homes, Puerto Ricans and politicians from Florida were determined to encourage the 18,103 evacuees from the island registered with the Federal Emergency Management Agency to participate in the midterm elections. In a recent state voter file, [...]

Puerto Rican Presence in Florida is Growing — so is the importance of their vote2018-10-03T18:12:50+00:00