Elections 2020

Candidate Candace Valenzuela of Texas Says It's Time for the First Afro-Latina in Congress

After winning the Democratic nomination for Texas’ 24th congressional district, Candace Valenzuela is set to take on Republican Beth Van Duyne in November. Valenzuela joins LX News to explain why becoming the first Afro-Latina in Congress is so important for representation, and how she plans to help families and small businesses struggling with the coronavirus pandemic if she is elected.