Increasing Latino Voter Strength
Participants discussed how several voter issues, including voter registration, census counting and redistricting, can increase the… read more
Participants discussed how several voter issues, including voter registration, census counting and redistricting, can increase the political power of the Latino community. They also discussed how problems in these areas have weakened Latino voting power in the past. They also took questions from the audience. close
*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.
People in this video
- Davio Mereno Professor Florida International University
- Carmen Rumbaut Representative Mexican American Legal Defense and Educational Fund
- John H. Thompson Chief U.S. Census Bureau->Decennial Management Division
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