NBC News National: State Sen. Ricardo Lara's Bet On His Community Pays Off

June 22, 2014

If you grow up in a two bedroom house in a Latino barrio with four siblings sharing a king sized bed and your parents came from Mexico as undocumented immigrants, odds are you won’t become a California legislator. Yet that describes the unlikely trajectory of California State Senator Ricardo Lara.

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