Seven presidents before him – Democrats and Republicans – tried to expand health care to all Americans. President Obama got it done.
I couldn’t help but to think back to my classmates at Thomas Jefferson High School in San Antonio. They had the same talent the same brains the same dreams as the folks we sat with at Stanford and Harvard. I realized the difference wasn’t one of intelligence or drive. The difference was opportunity.
My mother dreamed dreams for Joaquin and for me long before we could dream them for ourselves.