Story from The Miami Herald by MONIQUE O. MADAN
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In a leap of faith, 13-year-old Nelson Sobrino Jr. mustered the courage to stand on stage before his entire school.
As his feet trembled, he grasped the microphone and was determined that nothing was impossible for him — his autism would be no obstacle.
“I am running for president because I care,” Nelson said during his student body candidate speech at Somerset City Arts Conservatory in Homestead in October.