I was born in Corpus Christi Texas the youngest of four girls including my oldest sister Lisa who has special needs. My mom was a special education teacher and my dad worked on the Army base. We weren’t wealthy but we were determined to succeed.
You can’t have a relationship when you’re shooting a 14-hour day and your husband is shooting a 14-hour day in the same city. It’s a time thing and it’s a together thing.
I don’t regret anything I ever do or say. I don’t like to live my life being censored. I like to say what I feel and I think people respect that because you’re honest.
Immigration is not the top issue for Latinos. Latinos are like every other American – economy jobs healthcare education.
In my family there was one cardinal priority – education. College was not an option it was mandatory. So even though we didn’t have a lot of money we made it work. I signed up for financial aid Pell Grants work study anything I could.
We face a choice this election. President Obama is fighting for changes that grow the economy from the middle out and help all Americans succeed – jobs education health reform the DREAM Act equal pay for women. He is moving us forward with opportunity today for prosperity tomorrow. Mitt Romney wants to take us back to yesterday.