“I thought my life would never be normal. I thought my family was cursed,” says Tammy Cortez. Her life story represents the strength of the human spirit and body. It’s a story that seems unbelievable to most people, but all too familiar for those who’ve been victims of abuse and circumstance.
Election day is November 4th, but Christina Sanchez of Hayward has been working all year to get people involved. It won’t be the first time she’s voted in a presidential election, but it will be for many of the people she’s been working to educate about the importance of voting.