Puerto Rican politics Nelly Corbyn, Announced today the candidacy for governor of the state of Rhode Island for the 2022 elections.
Corbia is current State Secretary The post he has held since Rhode Island, 2015. If he wins the election, he will be the first Hispanic governor of New England.
In addition, Corbia was the first Puerto Rican to command a state in the United States.
“Like my Puerto Rico, Rhode Island is a small town. It’s easy to meet people because we’ve all been so close. I have been actively involved at the local and state level for over 30 years, ”Gorbia said in a statement posted on social media.
Democrat was born in San Juan and emigrated to Rhode Island in the 1990s.
It is an honor to announce my candidacy for Governor of Rhode Island! Together, we will ensure that the state government functions for everyone in our community. Please RT and follow me so that everyone knows my path. Join #TeamNellie Let’s make history! pic.twitter.com/1Hwkf0tLU6
– Nelly Corby (elly Nelly Corby) May 24, 2021