Donna Shalala speaks to supporters at a watch party held at Ball & Chain in Little Havana on Tuesday, Aug. 28, 2018. Shalala, the former University of Miami president and Health and Human Services secretary, won the Democratic primary in the race to replace retiring Republican Rep. Ileana Ros-Lehtinen. She will face off against Cuban-American journalist Maria Elvira Salazar.
Donna Shalala speaks to supporters at a watch party held at Ball & Chain in Little Havana on Tuesday, Aug. 28, 2018. Shalala, the former University of Miami president and Health and Human Services secretary, won the Democratic primary in the race to replace retiring Republican Rep. Ileana Ros-Lehtinen. She will face off against Cuban-American journalist Maria Elvira Salazar. Jose A. Iglesias jiglesias@elnuevoherald.com
Donna Shalala speaks to supporters at a watch party held at Ball & Chain in Little Havana on Tuesday, Aug. 28, 2018. Shalala, the former University of Miami president and Health and Human Services secretary, won the Democratic primary in the race to replace retiring Republican Rep. Ileana Ros-Lehtinen. She will face off against Cuban-American journalist Maria Elvira Salazar. Jose A. Iglesias jiglesias@elnuevoherald.com

A Miami Cuban American has never lost a House seat to a non-Cuban. It could happen in November

August 31, 2018 02:08 PM