(Extensions of Remarks - May 23, 2013)

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[Extensions of Remarks]
[Page E732]
From the Congressional Record Online through the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]

                             RAYANNA ROMERO


                           HON. ED PERLMUTTER

                              of colorado

                    in the house of representatives

                        Wednesday, May 22, 2013

  Mr. PERLMUTTER. Mr. Speaker, I rise today to recognize and applaud 
Rayanna Romero for receiving the Arvada Wheat Ridge Service Ambassadors 
for Youth award. Rayanna Romero is a 9th grader at Jefferson High 
School and received this award because her determination and hard work 
have allowed her to overcome adversities.
   The dedication demonstrated by Rayanna Romero is exemplary of the 
type of achievement that can be attained with hard work and 
perseverance. It is essential students at all levels strive to make the 
most of their education and develop a work ethic which will guide them 
for the rest of their lives.
   I extend my deepest congratulations to Rayanna Romero for winning 
the Arvada Wheat Ridge Service Ambassadors for Youth award. I have no 
doubt she will exhibit the same dedication and character in all of her 
future accomplishments.