Treasurers of the United States: Rosario Marin, Catalina Vasquez Villalpando, Anna Escobedo Cabral, Katherine D. Ortega, Rosa Gumataotao Rios

 
9781155299679: Treasurers of the United States: Rosario Marin, Catalina Vasquez Villalpando, Anna Escobedo Cabral, Katherine D. Ortega, Rosa Gumataotao Rios
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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Pages: 30. Chapters: Rosario Marin, Catalina Vasquez Villalpando, Anna Escobedo Cabral, Katherine D. Ortega, Rosa Gumataotao Rios, Romana Acosta Bañuelos, Lee McClung, Bay Buchanan, Treasurer of the United States, Dorothy Andrews Elston Kabis, James N. Huston, Frank White, A. U. Wyman, Georgia Neese Clark, Mary Ellen Withrow, Michael Hillegas, William C. Price, Kathryn E. Granahan, John Burke, Ivy Baker Priest, Conrad N. Jordan, Daniel N. Morgan, Charles H. Treat, Thomas Tudor Tucker, Azie Taylor Morton, James W. Hyatt, Enos H. Nebecker, Francis E. Spinner, Francine Irving Neff, James Gilfillan, John C. New, Elizabeth Rudel Smith, William Clark, Samuel Meredith, Harold Theodore Tate, John Campbell, William Selden, William Alexander Julian, W. O. Woods. Excerpt: Rosario Marin (born April 4, 1958), was the 41st Treasurer of the United States from August 16, 2001 to June 30, 2003 serving under President George W. Bush. She is the first person to assume the post since William Clark who was not born a United States citizen (Clark and his three predecessors were born subjects of the British crown before the USA came into being). She is the only U. S. Treasurer ever born outside U.S. borders or territory that would eventually become part of the country and is, therefore, often referred to as the only foreign-born Treasurer of the United States. Marin was born Rosario Spindola in a two-room house in Mexico City, Mexico. Her father Mariano, a worker in a label-making factory in California, brought his family to the United States in 1972 on visas provided by his employer. The move was initially resisted by Marin due to her upcoming quinceañera and her fear of leaving behind her customs and traditions. Marin's family settled in Huntington Park, California where her father obtained work as a janitor and her mother as a seamstress. They returned bri...

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