Meng Statement on Hispanic Heritage Month
Queens, NY – Today, U.S. Rep. Grace Meng (D-Queens), issued the following statement to celebrate the start of Hispanic Heritage Month from September 15 to October 15.
“I’m thrilled to mark the start of Hispanic Heritage Month as we come together to celebrate the many and amazing contributions Hispanics have made in Queens and across the nation,” said Meng. “Our communities are stronger, more vibrant, and thrive because of Hispanic culture and traditions. Hispanics are artists, teachers, entrepreneurs, elected officials, and serve in the military. They have enriched our lives and communities and they will continue to enrich our nation. I urge all Americans to join me in celebrating Hispanic Heritage Month.”