Raquel Teran

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Raquel Teran
Raquel Teran by Gage Skidmore.jpg
Member of the Arizona House of Representatives
from the 30th district
Assumed office
January 14, 2019
Serving with Robert Meza
Preceded byTony Navarrete
Personal details
Political partyDemocratic
ResidencePhoenix, Arizona

Raquel Teran is an American politician and a Democratic member of the Arizona House of Representatives representing District 30 since January 14, 2019. Teran was elected in 2018 to replace State Representative Tony Navarrete, who instead ran for State Senate.

Prior to being elected to the state legislature, Teran was a community organizer, and was active in opposing Arizona SB 1070, which she believed had an "anti-immigrant sentiment."[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Nuno, Stephen (May 10, 2018). "In Arizona, several Latina progressives, Democrats run for local, state races". NBC News. Retrieved January 14, 2019.