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MALC responds to the Solomons redistricting map

STATEMENT BY CHAIRMAN TREY MARTINEZ FISCHER ON THE FIRST DRAFT ON THE SOLOMONS PLAN H113 “While our voting rights counsel, Jose Garza, is still reviewing the data from Representative Solomons proposed House of Representatives map, The Mexican American Legislative Caucus (MALC) stands firm that the elimination of minority opportunity district, reflected in the proposed pairing …

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MALC sues the state of Texas over flawed Census numbers

View a copy of the petition here. The Mexican American Legislative Caucus (MALC) filed suit against the State of Texas to prevent the use of flawed census data. During the decennial census, standard process and procedure  was not followed which resulted in a substantial undercount of the Latino population. Historically, the Census Bureau has recognized …

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