• Election 2010 and Communities of Color

Special Breakfast Ford Hall Forum

Dr. Maria Idali Torres,Dr. Paul Watanabe, and Marvin Venay with Rep. Linda Dorcena Forry

Thursday, November 4, 8:00am to 9:00am
Modern Theatre, Suffolk University

Dr. Maria Idali Torres, Director of the Mauricio Gaston Institute for Latino Community Development and Public Policy; Dr. Paul Watanabe of the Institute of Asian American Studies at UMass Boston; and Martin Venay, Executive Director of the Massachusetts Black and Latino Legislative Caucus, join State Representative Linda Dorcena Forry to explore how newly elected and reelected officials are likely to address upcoming legislation affecting Latino, Black and Asian American populations on education, immigration and language, affordable housing, economic development, and health and safety. Hear what the panel thinks we can do to ensure better representation for our communities and help get out candidates elected in Massachusetts.

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