Congressional Hispanic Caucus Statement on Appointment of Angela Ramirez to Serve in the Biden White House
WASHINGTON — Today, December 30th, 2020, the Congressional Hispanic Caucus (CHC) Chairman Joaquin Castro (TX-20) released the following statement on the appointment of Angela Ramirez to service as Special Assistant to the President and House Legislative Affairs Liaison:
“A daughter of farm workers and graduate of Princeton University, Angela Ramirez is an inspiring choice to serve as a key liaison between the House of Representatives and the Biden White House. Angela has been a mentor to many young people on Capitol Hill, particularly an entire generation of Latina staffers, while serving as Chief of Staff to Assistant Speaker Ben Ray Luján, the highest-ranking Latino in House history. As a former Executive Director of the Congressional Hispanic Caucus, Angela was instrumental in advancing policy priorities for the Latino community and making progress on behalf of all Americans. We look forward to continuing to work with Angela and extend our heartfelt congratulations to her family.”
# # #
The Congressional Hispanic Caucus (CHC), founded in December 1976, is organized as a Congressional Member organization, governed under the Rules of the U.S. House of Representatives. The CHC is dedicated to voicing and advancing, through the legislative process, issues affecting Hispanics in the United States, Puerto Rico and U.S. Territories.