Houston Matters

Do Changes to Council Elections in Pasadena Disenfranchise Latinos?

The City of Pasadena has changed the way it elects city council members. But the new approach has not been welcomed by some who believe the change has diluted the minority vote. We hear from an attorney representing plaintiffs in a lawsuit against the city. We also talk over the legal implications of the change […]

The City of Pasadena has changed the way it elects city council members. But the new approach has not been welcomed by some who believe the change has diluted the minority vote. We hear from an attorney representing plaintiffs in a lawsuit against the city.

We also talk over the legal implications of the change with Charles “Rocky’ Rhodes, professor of law at South Texas College of Law.

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