Raúl Grijalva relishes a good fight

Guillory, Renée
July 2006
High Country News;7/24/2006, Vol. 38 Issue 13, p7
The article profiles Raúl Grijalva, a congressman serving Arizona's Seventh District at the U.S. House of Representatives. He is a Democrat and a fighter for unions, the environment, immigrant rights, and strong social programs. His mother is a native of Ajo, Arizona, and his father was a Mexican. His family moved to Tucson when he was in second grade. As a congressman, his environmental voting record has been given an A+ grade by the Defenders of Wildlife and the League of Conservation Voters.


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