The UCLA Latino Policy & Politics Institute utilizes a multi-pronged approach to ensure Latinos and other communities of color have a seat at the decision-making table and fair opportunities to thrive.
UCLA LPPI is committed to working with leading experts, advocates and elected officials to address today’s most pressing issues. We are committed to championing evidence-based policy solutions that expand genuine opportunity for all Americans by shining a spotlight on how Latinos are and are not included in policy-making.
The UCLA Voting Rights Project is the flagship project of the UCLA Latino Policy & Politics Institute aimed at creating an accessible and equitable system of voting for all Americans through impact litigation, research, and clinical education to expand access to the ballot box.
Letter to the California Citizens Redistricting Commission on the existence of Racially Polarized Voting in Orange County, CA
As the California Citizens Redistricting Commission (“Commission”) continues its process of drawing congressional and state legislative districts, it is important to ensure that districts required and protected under the Federal Voting Rights Act (“FVRA” or “VRA”) are designed as such.