Born in Venezuela, Carmen rose to prominence at an early age by winning the titles of Miss Venezuela, Miss South America, and 2nd Runner Up for Miss Universe. This led her to study in the United States and pursue a successful career in broadcast journalism as a TV reporter and anchorwoman for Telemundo. A legal US immigrant of over 33 years and naturalized citizen, Carmen chose Houston as the place to pursue her career, build a family business, and raise her three children.
Carmen is running for Congress because she saw what socialism did to destroy her country of birth and she refuses to let the same happen to her country of choice. She is a lifelong conservative who wants to restore and preserve liberty and opportunity for her children and the next generation.
Redistricting has elevated the Hispanic population in District 18, and the current national political environment provides an opening for a conservative Latina candidate like Carmen to help turn out a record number of Hispanic votes for Republicans in Harris County and provide the first chance in decades to defeat her liberal Democrat opponent Sheila Jackson Lee.
Please take this opportunity to meet Carmen, hear her plans how to represent Houston in Congress, to grow and strengthen the Republican party, and the strategic plan how to win Congressional District 18, and join us in supporting her campaign to expand red tsunami wave in Texas and defeat incumbent Sheila Jackson Lee.
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