Interview with Tony Ortiz on June 13, 2017, Segment 8
CENTRO: 100 Puerto Ricans Oral History Project, 2013-
Ortiz explains why he decided to run for commissioner in Orlando. He states that he had been working with Commissioner Betty Wyman for three years and learning as much as possible from her. Once Wyman decided to retire, she asked Ortiz if he would considered running for the position. Ortiz agreed, and in 2008 he won the election.
June 13, 2017, Recording date
Location of interview
Elected officials, Voting, Campaigns
Individuals or Organizations MentionedBetty Wyman
, Orlando City Council
Related PlacesOrlando, FL
(interview location), Orlando, FL
2008, Date mentioned
CENTRO: 100 Puerto Ricans Oral History Project, 2013-. Interview with Tony Ortiz on June 13, 2017, Segment 8: TOrt.2017.06.13.8. Center for Puerto Rican Studies Library & Archives, Hunter College, CUNY. Web. 17 Oct 2019.
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