Latino Voices, the Huffington Post
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January 11, 2013

“Richard Blanco was made in Cuba, assembled in Spain, and imported to the United States,” and now he will serve as the Inaugural poet at the swearing-in ceremony this year, announced the Presidential Inauguration Committee (PIC) on Wednesday. At 44, Blanco is also the youngest-ever Inaugural poet and the first Hispanic and LGBT person to recite a poem at the swearing-in ceremony.

To read this story in Spanish: http://voces.huffingtonpost.com/2013/01/11/richard-blanco-poeta-barack-obama_n_2456914.html?utm_hp_ref=voces