Miami, FL - Today, Congressman Carlos A. Giménez (FL-28) issued the following statement on the passing of legendary Miami Herald Editor Nancy Ancrum:

“I was deeply saddened to learn of the passing of Miami Herald Editor Nancy Ancrum,” said Rep. Gimenez. “Nancy was a true institution in our community who believed in giving a voice to the voiceless and keeping Miami-Dade County as informed as possible. I extend my deepest condolences to her family and loved ones and honor the incredible legacy she left behind. Rest in peace, Nancy.”


Congressman Carlos Giménez represents Miami-Dade County and the beautiful Florida Keys. He is the only Cuban-born Member of the 118th Congress, having fled his homeland shortly after the Communist takeover of the island. He is the first career firefighter paramedic elected to the House of Representatives and served as the former Fire Chief of the City of Miami and Mayor of Miami-Dade County. He serves on the House Armed Services Committee, the Homeland Security Committee, and the Select Committee on China.