POSTED: Wednesday, May 27, 2009 - 6:47am
UPDATED: Wednesday, February 17, 2010 - 3:24pm
U.S. Supreme Court Nominee Sonia Sotomayor has roots in Puerto Rico and her nomination has thrilled the 5,000 to 10,000 Puerto Ricans in the El Paso area.
We visited with leaders of the Civic Cultural Organization of Puerto Ricans in El Paso.
The group says Sotomayor reached her nomination through hard work and study, ingredients for success in young people.