Latinas Represent

The Issue

Latinas in U.S. Politics 2022 Report

Latinas in record numbers are serving in elected office across levels, but we are still vastly underrepresented when compared to our numbers in the population.

Notes from the Field

Intern Spotlight: Alexandra Gulden

Jul 30, 2020 Name: Alexandra Gulden University: Kenyon College Major: International Studies Expected Graduation Date: 2021 Hometown: New Orleans, Louisiana Current Position: NHLA Women and Public Policy Intern What brought you to where you are today?  The person who I look up to the most, and who has been my biggest supporter, is my tía. She raised my mother and helped raise my sister and I, so she’s always been more like my abuelita. In every struggle we’ve ever had,

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Andrea Flores

Latina Profile Name: Andrea Flores Political Experience: Senior Class President at Texas A&M University (2019) Cedar Hill Planning and Zoning Commissioner Location: Cedar Hill, TX Degree:  B.S. in Agricultural Communication/ Journalism from Texas A&M Training Programs: LBJ Women’s Campaign School, Movement Mujeres Fellow Overview: Andrea is a first-generation graduate from Texas A&M University, where she served as the university’s first Latina Senior Class President. She now serves on Cedar Hill’s Planning and Zoning Board, making her one of the youngest

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Why the 2020 U.S. Census Matters – Casa de Esperanza Podcast

Oct 7, 2020 Casa de Esperanza is a member of the National Hispanic Leadership Agenda (NHLA). They work to mobilize Latin@ communities to build healthy futures and recently launched a new series titled ¡Presente! Empowering Latin@ Communities through Civic Engagement. The series will highlight actionable steps people can take to make a difference in their communities. In this episode, Casa de Esperanza focuses on the 2020 U.S. Census. They speak to Lizette Escobedo, the Director of the National Census Program

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Latinas in U.S. Politics 2022 Report

Latinas in record numbers are serving in elected office across levels, but we are still vastly underrepresented when compared to our numbers in the population.
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Notes from the Field

Intern Highlight: Roselie Agulto

Sept 4, 2021 Name: Roselie Agulto  University: Portland State University Major: Public Health  Expected Graduation Date: August 2021 Hometown: Saipan, Commonwealth of the Northern Marianas

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Intern Spotlight: Kenia Perea

Jun 15, 2021 Name: Kenia Perea  University: University of California, Irvine  Major: Sociology and Social Policy & Public Service  Expected Graduation Date: June 2021 Hometown:

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