Herman Badillo was an American politician who has been a borough president of The Bronx, United States Representative, and candidate for Mayor of New York City. He was the first Puerto Rican to have been elected to the aforementioned posts, as well as having a been the first Puerto Rican mayoral candidate in a major city in the continental United States. Wikipedia*
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Herman Badillo has six videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1988 Convention as a Democratic Representative for New York's 21st district. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2005 with an average of 325 views per program as a Chairman for the Board of Trustees of the City University of New York. Most common tags: Education Policy, Hispanics.