VOTERS GUIDE: Hector Maldonado

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.