Rep. Enrique Sanchez (D-Dist. 9, Providence) was elected to the Rhode Island House of Representatives in November 2022. He is a member of the House Corporations Committee and the House Special Legislation Committee.
Representative Sanchez sponsored many bills during his first year, including bills to improve technical and vocational training, push back against the closing of neighborhood schools, foster accountability at DCYF, make the last day of Ramadan a state holiday, recruit more RIPTA drivers and increase LIHEAP participation.
Born on July 10, 1996, Representative Sanchez is a graduate of Rhode Island College, earning a degree in Public Relations in 2019. He works as a case manager helping undocumented young people.