Tag Archives: 1965 Voting Rights Act

The Invisible Latino: A Study of the Electoral Politics of Walla Walla

This report examines the electoral politics of Walla Walla County in order to assess the political condition of the county’s Latino population. More specifically, I researched Latino political representation, Latino voter turnout, and the reasons why Latino candidates haven’t won in contested elections in the county for the past eight years. Methods: I began by […]

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Voter Turnout Among Latinos in the State of Washington

This paper focuses on voter registration and turnout among Latinos in Washington State as well as voter mobilization for Latinos. The question guiding the research is this: Among Latinos in Washington State, Yakima, and Walla Walla, who is voting, how, and why? The research has focused on gathering data on the population of the United […]

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