Fun Fact: First Congresswoman Born in Mexico

Fun facts about the Republican Party texas

Mayra Flores won a special election this year to fill in a house seat vacated in south Texas. Thus becoming the first congresswoman born in Mexico.

Unfortunately, in office she was a very conservative Republican, allying herself closely with Donald Trump. She won her special election with just a little over 7% of voter turnout. When the 2022 midterms officially happened, her house district overwhelmingly voted against her.

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