Dolores Huerta unable to make it to area rallies, Lupe Valdez to fill her place

Civil Rights icon Dolores Huerta will not attend scheduled rallies in the area today organized by La Unión Del Pueblo Entero (LUPE).

Huerta fell ill, according to an email from Cambio. In her place, democratic gubernatorial candidate Lupe Valdez will be campaigning alongside comedian and San Juan native, Cristela Alonzo.

They have several events scheduled around the area today, which is the last day of early voting.

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Early Vote Rally and Caravan to the Polls

 

Time: Noon, Nov. 2

Where: San Juan Offices of La Unión del Pueblo Entero (LUPE),1601 E Business Highway 83, San Juan, TX 78589

Party at the Polls with Cambio Texas

Time: 2 p.m., Nov. 2 

Where: Lark Community Center, 2601 Lark Ave, McAllen, TX 78504

 

This story was updated to reflect the reason for Dolores Huerta not being able to attend Friday’s events. The original information was sourced by Cambio Texas, one of the organizers to the get out the vote events