Interview with Josephine Mercado on April 28 2016, Segment 22

CENTRO: 100 Puerto Ricans Oral History Project, 2013-

Mercado discusses how the Puerto Ricans moving to Central Florida registered to vote but then they do not vote. She talks about how voting is not important because most Puerto Ricans are still tied to the Puerto Rican political parties and the lack of a strong and cohesive Puerto Rican community in Central Florida.


Date
April 28, 2016, Recording date
Interviewee
Josephine Mercado
Interviewer
Mareitssa Griggs
Duration
5m 47.0s
Location of interview

Interview Location: DeBary, FL

Object Type
Moving Image
Identifier
JMer.2016.04.28.22
Related Keywords
Elections, Voting
Related Places
Florida (is referenced), DeBary, FL (interview location), Puerto Rico (is referenced)
Related Dates
2000s, Date mentioned
Citation
CENTRO: 100 Puerto Ricans Oral History Project, 2013-. Interview with Josephine Mercado on April 28 2016, Segment 22: JMer.2016.04.28.22. Center for Puerto Rican Studies Library & Archives, Hunter College, CUNY. Web. 16 Oct 2019.
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