The 21st district is just one of three in South Florida that national Democrats are targeting heavily this year. They are also high on businesswoman Annette Taddeo (D), who is challenging Rep. Ileana Ros-Lehtinen (R), and Dade County Democratic Chairman Joe Garcia, who is running against Rep. Mario Diaz-Balart (R), Lincoln Diaz-Balarts brother.
Martinez and Garcia have been making the rounds in Denver during the Democratic National Convention this week.
Visitors get their first look at the American Veterans Disabled for Life Memorial, which opened to the public on Monday, Oct. 6, 2014. The new memorial is located off Independence Ave. SW between the Rayburn House Office Building and HHS. Buy photo here.