WASHINGTON DC – PODER PAC, a political action committee founded by and for Latinas to help more Latinas get elected to positions at the local, state and federal level, is proud to endorse Nellie Gorbea in her candidacy for Rhode Island Secretary of State.
“PODER PAC is excited to be able to support Nellie and be a part of her historic achievement when she becomes the first Hispanic to be elected to statewide office in New England,” said Catherine Pino, Co-Founder of PODER PAC.
“As a former Deputy Secretary of State, Nellie has the experience to bring real change to Rhode Island starting on day one. Nellie is committed to making elections fast, fair and accurate and will protect the integrity of Rhode Island’s elections and a person’s right to vote,” said Catherine Pino.
“I truly value PODER PAC’s work and commitment to helping elect Latinas throughout the country. It is inspiring to be a part of PODER PAC and the impressive group of candidates they have endorsed. I look forward to working with PODER PAC as a mentor for other Latinas who are interested in public service in Rhode Island and throughout New England. As Secretary of State, I will work tirelessly to make sure that we have a healthy and representative democracy that works for everyone,” said Nellie Gorbea.