Tuesday, August 10, 2010

PR Young Democrats meet with House Majority Leader Steny Hoyer

The Young Democrats of America Puerto Rico Chapter (YDAPR) welcomed US House Majority Leader Steny Hoyer to Puerto Rico where they participated in a roundtable breakfast meeting to discuss important issues relevant to the island alongside many leaders of the Democratic Party in Puerto Rico.

During the meeting, Congressman Hoyer acknowledged and welcomed the participation of the organization and emphasized the fundamental role that YDA plays in political and social change. The Majority Leader finalized by expressing how the principles and values learned during his tenure as Vice President of YDA are still instrumental today in his political career.

YDAPR State President Phillip Arroyo, YDAPR Treasurer Josean Feliciano, YDAPR Dsitrcit Rep Anthony Carrillo and YDA National Committeeman Francisco Domenech were present at the event.