Interview with Tony Ortiz on June 13, 2017, Segment 16

CENTRO: 100 Puerto Ricans Oral History Project, 2013-

Ortiz describes the Puerto Rican community's relationship with voting and elections, explaining that Puerto Ricans get confused when they move to the United States because there are so many governmental elections and they do not understand how the government works. Ortiz also mentions that in Puerto Rico, government departments do not work with each other, whereas in Orlando, all agencies work together to serve Florida citizens.


Date
June 13, 2017, Recording date
Interviewee
Tony Ortiz
Interviewer
Mareitssa Griggs
Duration
7m 50.0s
Location of interview

Orlando, FL

Language
English
Object Type
Moving Image
Identifier
TOrt.2017.06.13.16
Related Keywords
Legislation, Economic development, Voting
Related Places
Orlando, FL (interview location), Orlando, FL (is referenced)
Related Dates
2017, Date mentioned
Citation
CENTRO: 100 Puerto Ricans Oral History Project, 2013-. Interview with Tony Ortiz on June 13, 2017, Segment 16: TOrt.2017.06.13.16. Center for Puerto Rican Studies Library & Archives, Hunter College, CUNY. Web. 23 Sep 2019.
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