Olga Mendez

Olga Mendez

Olga A. Méndez was the first Puerto Rican woman elected to a state legislature in the United States mainland when in 1978 she became a member of the New York State Senate. Wikipedia*

On the C-SPAN Networks:
Olga Mendez has one video in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1988 Convention.

Appearances by Title:c. July 20, 1988 - Present State Senator,
Videos: 1

Appearance Stats

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