The State of the Latino Vote

13th Nov 2020

Chicanos Por La Causa teamed up with the CPLC Action Fund for a frank discussion on the State of the Latino Vote. Our featured panelists of political experts, community organizers, elected officials and state leaders addressed a wide range of angles, including:

  • What was the Latino impact on the 2020 election?
  • What will be the Latino influence moving forward?
  • What are the top Latino challenges and opportunities?
  • What is the status of Latino leadership and participation in public policy?
  • What role does the regional power of the Latino vote in Arizona, Nevada, New Mexico, Texas and Southern California have nationally? 

Opening remarks: David Adame, President & CEO of Chicanos Por La Causa and Board Chairman of Chicanos Por La Causa Action Fund

Panelists:

  • Lydia Camarillo, President, Southwest Voter Registration Education Project & Willie Velasquez Institute; Nevada Assemblyman
  • Edgar Flores, chair of the Hispanic Legislative Caucus; Harris County (Texas) Commissioner
  • Adrian Garcia, Precinct 2; Lydia Guzman, CPLC Director of Advocacy & Civic Engagement
  • Cindy Nava, Political Director for U.S. Senator-elect Ben Ray Lujan, D-New Mexico
  • Tomas Robles Jr., Co-Executive Director, Living United for Change in  Arizona (LUCHA)
  • Eduardo Sainz, Arizona State Director, Mi Familia Vota; and Rep
  • Raquel Teran, Arizona House of Representatives, District 30

Moderator: Joseph Garcia, Executive Director of Chicanos Por La Causa Action Fund and Director of Public Policy for Chicanos Por La Causa

Click here to watch the event: https://fb.watch/1PNUFx1g0y/

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