Cirilo Tirado Rivera
|Cirilo Tirado Rivera|
|Member of the Puerto Rico Senate
from the At-large district
|Member of the Puerto Rico Senate from the Guayama district|
June 14, 1964 |
Patillas, Puerto Rico
|Political party||Popular Democratic Party|
|Alma mater||University of Puerto Rico at Río Piedras (B.A.)|
Early years and studies
He finished his studies in his hometown of Patillas, and then studied at the University of Puerto Rico at Cayey and Río Piedras. He finished his Bachelor's degree in Education, with a major in Mathematics.
First years in the PPD
Cirilo Tirado was part of the Board of the Popular Democratic Party. In 1989, he was President of the Puerto Rican Autonomist Youth and then, Administrator of the Industrial Commission of Puerto Rico.
District Senator: 2000-2008
At the 2000 general elections, Tirado was elected Senator for the Guayama District. During that term, he presided over the Commissions of Agriculture, Natural Resources, and Energy; Commission of Government Integrity; and Joint Commission of the Comptroller's Special Reports.
In 2004, he was reelected for a second term as Senator for Guayama.
At-large Senator: 2008-present
Tirado decided to run for Senator At-large in 2008. He was chosen during the primaries of his party, and at the 2008 general elections, he was elected. During that term, he has been the Speaker for his party on the Commissions of Treasury, Agriculture, Natural and Environmental Resources, Social Welfare, Western Region Development, and the Joint Commission of the Comptroller's Special Reports.
- Elecciones Generales 2000: Escrutinio de Senadores on CEEPUR
- Elecciones 2004: Resultados por Distrito Senatorial, Guayama VI on CEEPUR
- Primarias 2008: PPD on CEEPUR
- Elecciones Generales 2008: Escrutinio General Archived November 20, 2011, at the Wayback Machine. on CEEPUR
- Hon. Cirilo Tirado Rivera on SenadoPR