Meet the Panama City Environmentalist-turned-Politician Fighting Climate Change

By Benjamin Russell

Raisa Banfield, a TV host-turned politician, raises her voice in defense of the environment.

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PANAMA CITY – Raisa Banfield knew what to expect as her car pulled up to El Trapiche, a popular Panama City diner that serves local favorites like gallo pinto ...

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