María de los Ángeles Moreno, Mexican politician, Died at 74

María de los Angeles Moreno Uriegas was born on January 15, 1945, in Mexico City and died on April 27, 2019.

She was a Mexican politician.

She served as the first woman in Mexico to be elected president of a political party.

Her father was Manuel Moreno and mother Amalia Uriegas Sánchez.

Uriegas earned her bachelor’s degree in economics from the National Autonomous University of Mexico (UNAM).

After which she pursued graduate studies at the Institute of Social Studies in The Hague, Netherlands.

She was a functioning individual from the Institutional Revolutionary Party (PRI) since 1960.

She served in the Bureau of President Carlos Salinas de Gortari as Secretary of Fisheries from December 1988 to May 1991.

Moreno Uriegas was the President of the Chamber of Deputies in 1992.

On December 1994 Moreno was chosen President of her ideological group turning into the main lady in Mexico to hold such kind of position.

Uriegas has likewise served in the lower and upper place of the Mexican Congress, in 1997 she was the President of the Senate and in 1999 President of the Permanent Commission of the Congress.

In 2006, Uriegas verified a seat in the Senate by means of the corresponding portrayal (PR).

She is at present filling in as Senator, from September 2006 to present, speaking to the Institutional Revolutionary Party (PRI).

Moreno Uriegas passed away at 74 years old.