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Stand Up and Be Heard!

Both U.S. presidential candidates have made a point of courting the Latino vote. Both have sent out their Latino/a surrogates to win voters over to their side, with President Obama deploying Eva Longoria, Los Angeles Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa, San Antonio Mayor Julian Castro, and singer Marc Anthony, among others. Challenger Mitt Romney has used the […]

Chief Policy Advisor to a City Councilman: Meet Venus Molina

Venus Molina, Chief Policy Advisor, works for an elected City Councilman for a largely minority and economically disadvantaged community in Southeast San Diego. Venus became involved in public service at a young age, starting with volunteering at her local neighborhood community center as a child. After college, Venus worked for various non-profits, and, after starting […]