Adrian Fontes is the first Latino elected Arizona secretary of state
Washington, D.C. – Latino Victory Fund congratulates Adrian Fontes for being elected Arizona secretary of state, becoming the first Latino elected to this seat.
Statement by Nathalie Rayes, Latino Victory Fund President and CEO:
“Adrian Fontes’ election is a rejection of the big lie and a monumental win for democracy. Arizona voters sent a powerful message to election deniers working to dismantle our nation’s electoral system and destroy our democracy—their lies are not welcome here. Adrian’s election as secretary of state will be remembered in history as the moment Arizona voters decided our democracy is worth saving. Adrian will protect Arizonan’s voting rights, and make elections safer, more transparent, and accessible.
“Adrian is the leader that Arizona—and our country—needs to lead the fight to safeguard our nation’s democracy. Latino Victory Fund congratulates Adrian Fontes for being elected Arizona secretary of state in this historic race.”