U.S. Rep. Ileana Ros-Lehtinen, the first Cuban American elected to Congress, reflects on her more than 35 years in elected office, why she’s glad she never endorsed Trump and what’s next for the Republican Party. McClatchy Caitlin Healy/McClatchy
U.S. Rep. Ileana Ros-Lehtinen, the first Cuban American elected to Congress, reflects on her more than 35 years in elected office, why she’s glad she never endorsed Trump and what’s next for the Republican Party. McClatchy Caitlin Healy/McClatchy

Final year in Congress: Ros-Lehtinen takes on Trump, immigration and climate change

November 06, 2017 07:00 AM