U.S. Rep. Albio Sires (D-NJ) has been selected as the Ranking Member (top Democrat) of the House Foreign Affairs Committee's Subcommittee on the Western Hemisphere.
Congressman Sires, born in Cuba, was the first Hispanic Speaker of the New Jersey Assembly and Mayor of West New York, prior to being elected to Congress.
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