Happy Birthday to Carlos Romero-Barceló, Politician and Public Servant

Happy Birthday to politician and public servant Carlos Romero-Barceló, born in San Juan Puerto Rico.  Barceló is the first former Governor of Puerto Rico who also served in the US Congress. His position in Congress was as Resident Commissioner, which is the only voice in Congress for the 3.7 million citizens of Puerto Rico. Barceló graduated from the Phillips Exeter Academy, earned a BA from Yale University and a law degree from the University of Puerto Rico. In the 103rd Congress he served on the Committee on Education and Labor and in the 104th Congress he was elected as First Vice-Chair of the Congressional Hispanic Caucus.

0 replies

Leave a Reply

Want to join the discussion?
Feel free to contribute!

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *