Delia Ramirez


Delia Ramirez represents Illinois’ 3rd Congressional District as the first and only Latina Congresswoman in the Midwest. The daughter of working-class Guatemalan immigrants, Delia Ramirez is an accomplished legislator, social service director, community leader, and coalition builder who has dedicated her life and career advocating for working families. Since entering Congress in 2023, she has introduced legislation with bipartisan support to help student veterans, is co-leading the Dream and Promise Act, and introduced the Tenants Right to Organize Act. She previously served as a State Representative for the 4th House District of Illinois, where she eventually rose into leadership as Majority Floor Leader and co-founder of the Illinois Progressive Caucus.