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Latino Groups Sue Over Texas Redistricting

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We applaud groups like MALDEF for taking leadership on this issue in the state of Texas. We need equal representation under the law, the ability for each citizen to have an equal voice is critical to our American democracy.


The Latino population in Texas grew by 1.98 million

Suzanne Gamboa
By NBC News

“Other options include doing away with the filibuster. There is a Democratic majority that can pass immigration reform if it really wants to. Without the filibuster, immigration reform passes with a simple majority,” Garcia said.

Right now, if Democrats want to pass immigration reform and the Republicans object to it through the filibuster rule, 60 members of the Senate would have to go along with. That’s all 50 Democrats and independents, plus 10 Republicans. Without the filibuster rule, a simple majority plus the vice president’s tie-breaker would be enough.

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    Attorney Domingo Garcia has led an active civic, legal and political career. He was born in Midland, Texas and grew up in Dallas, Texas. He received his B.A. in Political Science from the University of North Texas in 1980.

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