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    Democracy & Voting Rights

    Sonja Diaz in Los Angeles Times: “Orange County hasn’t had a Latino supervisor in more than a decade. Will redistricting change that?”


    But “cracking” — dividing adjacent cities with ethnic majorities, as happened with Latinos in Santa Ana and Anaheim — has been a major factor, said Sonja Diaz, a civil rights attorney and founding director of the UCLA Latino Policy and Politics Initiative.