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    Democracy & Voting Rights

    Sonja Diaz in SF Gate: “Judge is first Latina nominated to California’s high court”


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    Despite the growing influence of Latinos, who make up the largest racial or ethnic group of California’s nearly 40 million residents, no Latina has served in a statewide constitutional office or as U.S. senator, said Sonja Diaz, founding director of UCLA’s Latino Policy and Politics Initiative.