Jessica Cisneros (born in 1993) is an American Attorney, Politician and Former Valedictorian from Laredo, Texas. She recently gained media attention for competing in the election for 2020 for Congress.
She is the primary opponent of U.S. Rep Henry Cuellar for Congress in 2020. Furthermore, Cisneros is currently working as an immigration and human rights attorney.
Run for Congress in 2020
On October 17, 2019, Jessica announced that she is going to compete for Congress in 2020 and to represent Laredo. She will run in the elections in order to represent Texas’ 28th District, which covers the area from San Antonio to Mission.
Moreover, the young attorney said in the interview with the Morning Times that she is extremely excited about this opportunity. Her challenger, Henry Cuellar, entirely represented the districts since it was founded in 1993 by Democrats.
According to a source, Cisneros has the back of Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (American politician and activist). She serves as the U.S. Representative for New York’s 14th congressional district.
As per the official reports, Jessica Cisneros even vowed to refuse campaign supplying from corporate political action committees and lobbyists.
|Real Full Birth Name||Jessica Cisneros.|
|Profession||Attorney, Politician and Former Valedictorian.|
|Famous for||Being the primary challenger of U.S. Rep Henry Cuellar for Congress in 2020.|
|Age (As of 2019)||26 years old.|
|Date of Birth (DOB), Birthday||1993.|
|Sexuality (Gay or Lesbian)||Straight.|
|Sun Sign (Zodiac Sign)||not available.|
|Current Residence||Laredo, Texas, USA.|
|Social Media Account Stats||Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/jcisnerostx_/?
|Height (Tall)||Feet & Inches: 5' 3".
Centimeters: 163 cm.
Meters: 1.63 m.
|Weight||Kilograms: 62 Kg.
Pounds: 134 lbs.
|Body Measurements (Breast-waist-hips)||38-31-40.|
|Shoe Size (UK)||5.|
|Parents||Father: Name not Known.
|Siblings||Brother: Not Known.
|Personal Life Relationship|
|Dating History?||Love Affair with her boyfriend.|
|School||Early College High School.|
|Alma Mater.||The University of Texas.|
|Hobbies & Favorite Things|
|Favorite Celebrities||Actor: Leonardo DiCaprio.
Actress: Jennifer Lawrence.
|Dream Holiday Destination||Australia.|
|Love to do||Reading and Listening to Music.|
|Favorite Food||Pizza, Fries & Ice Cream.|
|Net worth (approx.)||$100K US dollars (As of 2019).|
|Salary, Income & Earnings||--|
Some Lesser Known Facts about Jessica Cisneros
- Attorney Jessica Cisneros was born to her parents in 1993 in Texas, USA. Therefore, her age is 26 years old, as of 2019.
- She and her siblings grew up in the Sal Si Puedes neighborhood in central Laredo.
- Her father (name not available) used to own a truck business but due to some issues, he had to shut down the firm.
- Currently, he works as a truck driver. There is no information about her mother but Jessica belongs to Mexican American ethnicity.
- She completed her school education from Early College High School in 2011.
- Later, the attorney graduated and earned her Law degree from the University of Texas.
- Jessica studied government and Latin American studies at the University in Austin.
- She also specializes in immigration law.
- Soon after graduating, she worked as an intern for Cuellar’s office in Washington, D.C. in 2014.
- At the time, the young politician thought of competing in the US elections.
- Cisneros also worked with UT faculty to form the Women in Immigration Detention Assistance Project during her college days.
- She joined the Brooklyn Defenders Services in New York in order to work towards a legal fellowship program in 2018.
- Jessica aims to work in the field such as fixing the U.S. immigration system, defending the border wall, instating a $15 minimum wage, a Green New Deal, etc.
- According to a release from the Justice Democrats, they also work for problems like gun reform, free public college, women’s health & reproductive rights, and much more.