It’s Famous Friday!
Catherine Cortez Masto Catherine Marie Cortez Masto is the junior Senator from Nevada. When she took office on January 3, 2017, she became the first woman elected to represent Nevada in the Senate and the first Latina ever elected to serve in the Senate! She is a member of the Democratic Party, and previously served for eight years as the 32nd Attorney General of Nevada. Cortez Masto identifies wIth both sides of her heritage, and she argues that it makes her better able to represent her diverse state. She said, [...]