Daily Archives: September 16, 2019

Hispanic Heritage Month Celebration Senator Victor Ramirez

As the Maryland Senate joins in National Hispanic Heritage Month celebrations, there is no better individual to honor than Senator Victor Ramirez (the first Latino man to serve in both the Maryland House of Delegates and the Maryland Senate). Born in San Salvador, El Salvador in 1974, Ramirez would move to Prince George‚Äôs County as […]

Read More

First Citizen Celebration Series Senator Rosalie Abrams (1999)

A standing committee chair, a majority leader, a cabinet secretary and a recipient of the First Citizen Award in 1999, Rosalie Silber Abrams left a mark in Annapolis previously unseen by any woman before her. The first female and the first Jewish Majority Leader of the Maryland Senate, Abrams not only broke ground in that […]

Read More