Washington, D.C. – Today, Congressman Lou Correa announced he invited Santa Ana local and DACA Recipient Eliel Aguillon to attend the Presidential Address. Eliel is the first in his family to attend college. When Eliel was seven years old, he and his family immigrated to California in hopes of a better life. Eliel is a sophomore at Santa Ana College majoring in civil engineering and plans to pursue a Ph.D. in civil engineering. He hopes to develop low-cost housing options for communities in the United States, as well as his hometown of Guerrero, Mexico.
Congressman Correa’s floor speech on Eliel Aguillon can be found here.