The name Fransisco Domenech is popular in the political scenery in the United States, and especially in Puerto Rico. He graduated from the University of Puerto Rico with a degree in Bachelor of Arts in Political Science. He is known to be an ardent supporter of the Democratic Party. According to him, the principles that have always guided him in the political field are honesty and transparency
Political Roles Played
In 2003, Fransisco Domenech founded the Puerto Rico Young Democrats whose primary role was to promote the activities of the youth in Puerto Rico, and to encourage them to get involved in the United States Democratic Party.
He also serves as the managing partner of a law firm that specializes in government affairs known as Politank. The firm is well known for coming up with strategies that present the needs of the private citizens before government agencies.
In the presidential campaigns of both 2008 and 2016, he served as Hilary Clinton’s campaign manager. In 2008, Clinton was able to beat Obama in the primary polls in Puerto Rico, where she got 68% of the votes while Obama got 32% as a result of Domenech’s campaigning efforts. In 2016, Domenech raised nearly $200, 000 to help Clinton carry out her campaigns.
He acted as the campaign manager for Jeniffer Gonzalez in the year 2016, and she ended up becoming the first woman to serve as the Resident Commissioner representing Puerto Rico in Washington. He also served as legal counsel to the Senate President Kenneth McClintock at a time when Puerto Rico was suffering from financial crisis. His duties included providing legal advice, and representing the Senate in court hearings. Read more about Domenech at about.me
Awards and Recognition
The 40 under 40 is an event held in Puerto Rico where 40 young, outstanding entrepreneurs are nominated, and the people get to vote. Due to the economic challenges that have been facing Puerto Rico, this event is considered to be essential, since it provides hope for the economy. It is also an opportunity to appreciate these entrepreneurs for remaining strong and making great achievements despite the economic challenges. In the year 2016, the business editor of the Caribbean Business executive, that is responsible for organizing the event, revealed that Fransisco Domenech was among the people who received a lot of votes from the readers.