State Sen. Gwen Margolis makes comments following a debate at the New Miami Forum, Sept. 30, 2011. The nonpartisan group met to debate charter reform, term limits and other issues.
State Sen. Gwen Margolis makes comments following a debate at the New Miami Forum, Sept. 30, 2011. The nonpartisan group met to debate charter reform, term limits and other issues. MARSHA HALPER mhalper@miamiherald.com
State Sen. Gwen Margolis makes comments following a debate at the New Miami Forum, Sept. 30, 2011. The nonpartisan group met to debate charter reform, term limits and other issues. MARSHA HALPER mhalper@miamiherald.com

An ugly ethnic rant mars a distinguished political career

June 09, 2016 6:25 PM

About Fabiola Santiago

Fabiola Santiago

@fabiolasantiago

Fabiola Santiago was born in Cuba. She was exiled to the U.S. in 1969 on one of the historic Freedom Flights. She has been a Herald reporter and editor since 1980.