Mr. Ben Loyola is a Cuban native who escaped the communist country to America when he was two years of age. He moved on to serve for 30 years in the United States Navy, retiring as a Captain. In 1991, he founded Loyola Enterprises Inc., an engineering service contracting firm. He is now a candidate for the Second Congressional District in the Commonwealth of Virginia. In this conversation, Ben discusses family escape from Cuba, service in the United States Navy, business career and his current campaign for Congress. He also highlights what he believes to be the greatest challenges and opportunities facing both the Second Congressional District in Virginia and our nation.