Candidate for U.S. Senate
Monday, July 19, 2010 | 11:58 a.m. CDT;
updated 3:54 p.m. CDT, Tuesday, October 12, 2010
Born in Mexico, Hector Maldonado grew up in Perris, Calif., as one of 10 children. The Maldonado family operated a hog ranch, and the principles of hard work were instilled in Maldonado early on.
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