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Texas House Rep. Naomi Gonzalez is Making El Paso’s Mark in Austin

Jan 31, 2011 1 Comment by Nicole

A conversation with Texas House Representative Naomi Gonzalez was quick, but powerful. In fact, after taking the oath of office in January of this year, it’s a wonder she even gave TSM any time at all. With her professional commitments and supplemental work with constituents, Gonzalez has become one busy Texas House Representative.

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Impacting El Paso: Mica Espinoza

Nov 30, 2010 No Comments by Danielle

“I’ve been in politics for years, but when I first started, at the age of twenty, I was the youngster,” says Mica Espinoza, who is now the Vice President of Government Relations for the El Paso Chamber of Commerce. “I was discounted for that, but once I met with everyone and worked with them, it became irrelevant.”

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Amor Por Juarez Steps In, Full Force

Nov 29, 2010 No Comments by Danielle

Amor Por Juarez calls itself an awareness campaign and its bringsing attention to the impact violence in Juarez is having on the city and region’s young generation that is being lost in the drug war.

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Running with Joe Moody

Oct 19, 2010 1 Comment by Danielle

“Working in politics is exciting. I love seeing people get active in public service, and I’m very honored to try to promote new things in the community,” said Joe Moody, the youngest serving legislator in Texas, who also happens to be running for reelection as State Representative.

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