Honoring our Latino Military Veterans

Senator Ross Romeroby Senator Ross Romero
Senate Minority Leader

I am pleased to be the Senate sponsor of the Citation recognizing Latino/Hispanic armed service members who defended our country.  Although much of the discussion on the Third Annual Latino Day on Utah’s Capitol Hill (February 16, 2011) focused on new Latino immigrants into our country, many Latino/Hispanics have historically been making contributions to our country day in and day out.   I appreciate this opportunity to celebrate the contributions Latinos/Hispanics have made to and for Utah and the United States.


Latino Military Veterans

Intern Corner: Bow Tie Friday’s

By Tyler Anderson, Intern for Senate Minority Leader Ross Romero

For those of you who know me for my usual hard-hitting, journalistic blog posts on the global environmental crisis, Mormon food storage, or, most recently, sharks, this post might come as a bit of a surprise. The truth is that while legislative interns may be known for their expert policy analysis, precise schedule management, and the ability to juggle multiple complex tasks simultaneously,  we also like to have fun. This is why I am joining with my House intern colleagues (as well as lobbyist interns) to sponsor the event: Bow Tie Fridays. Continue reading