Tina Ramirez announced today that she is running for the Republican Nomination for Virginia’s 7th Congressional District. Tina is a Hispanic-American, a Christian, a working single mother and a longtime global human rights and religious freedom leader. Ramirez is Founder and President of Hardwired Global, and has traveled the world fighting for oppressed religious minorities. She is ready to bring that passion of service and devotion to our conservative values to Washington D.C.
“I have spent my life traveling the world fighting for human rights and religious freedom. I’m ready to bring my passion for service and devotion to our conservative values to Congress” said Ramirez, “As a Hispanic American, a Christian, and a working single mother; I want to bring a fresh conservative perspective to Washington. Our district desperately needs conservative representation and I promise to be a steadfast voice for the unborn, fight for religious freedom for all, and will promote limited government always.” Ramirez finished with, “I love my country, I want a government that works for us and I want my daughter to have the opportunity to live the American dream, just like I did. I hope to gain your support and vote for the Republican nomination”
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Tina Ramirez grew up in rural Powhatan County, Virginia. Tina has 20 years of experience as a public school teacher, foreign policy expert, and authority on international human rights law and religious freedom. Before starting Hardwired Global, Tina worked for the U.S. Commission on International Religious Freedom, where she developed policy recommendations to protect persecuted communities in Sudan, Iraq, Turkey, Georgia, and Cuba. While working for the U.S. Congress, she founded the bi-partisan International Religious Freedom Caucus. Her intent and major accomplishment was re-directing U.S. policy so that religious freedom was prioritized when dealing with foreign governments. Tina has traveled to over 30 countries in the course of her work and has written and spoken extensively, including before the United Nations and the African Union, and testified before the U.S. Congress. Tina and her 4-year-old daughter, Abigail, live in the Richmond suburbs.
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