, a human rights and immigration attorney from Laredo, , announced Thursday that she is taking on Rep. , a seven-term who represents Texas’ 28th Congressional District, in the .
In her , Cisneros took aim at Cuellar’s legislative record, noting that he cast votes to so-called sanctuary cities and prevent of abortion. In the last Congress, Cuellar voted with President Donald Trump of the time.
“He’s Trump’s favorite Democrat,” Cisneros says in the video.
“Our economy and our immigration systems are broken. And while the president fans the flames of hate and bigotry, his cruel anti-immigrant policies are pitting Texans against each other,” she says in the two-minute spot. “These policies don’t represent the values of south