U.S. Census Bureau, News Report, Posted: May 26, 2011
The U.S. Census Bureau today released a 2010 Census brief that shows the Hispanic population increased by 15.2 million between 2000 and 2010.
L.A. Sentinel, News Report, Posted: May 20, 2011
Understanding redistricting is of vital importance to African Americans especially in parts of California where black seats are threatened.
Equal Voice Newspaper, News Report, Posted: May 16, 2011
Chicago has watched its African-American population steadily ebb over the last decade, while its Latino population has surged.
Capitol Weekly, News Report, Posted: May 14, 2011
Concerned that rural areas gain unfair political advantage from having state prisons in their voting districts, a move is afoot to force California to count inmates where they're from, not where they're incarcerated.
New America Media, News Report, Posted: May 13, 2011
Indians have surpassed Filipinos as the nation's second-largest Asian population after Chinese and in many Southern and Midwestern states, they are now the largest Asian subgroup.
Pew Hispanic Center, News Report, Posted: May 12, 2011
U.S. population growth over the past decade was driven almost exclusively by racial and ethnic minorities, the Pew Hispanic Center reports.
New America Media, News Report, Posted: May 07, 2011
A redistricting map recently approved by the GOP-controlled state House of Representatives fails to acknowledge the explosive growth of Hispanics.
Hispanically Speaking News, News Report, Posted: May 06, 2011
The United Congress of Community and Religious Organizations has released a “unity" redistricting map aimed at protecting voting rights of communities of color in Illinois.
MySanAntonio.com/NewsTaco.com, Commentary, Posted: May 03, 2011
The alarming truth: Latinos largely ignored the midterm elections. If Latinos hope to translate 2010 Census figures into political clout, they have to get to the polls.
New America Media, News Report, Posted: May 02, 2011
Texas state Rep. Garnet Coleman, D-Houston, has sent a letter to the U.S. Justice Department challenging the new redistricting map passed by Republican Texas lawmakers last month.