2010 Latino State of the Union

2010 Latino State of the Union

Please join us for the 2010 Latino State of the Union: the 3rd Annual Roundtable on Law, Policy and Civil Rights. The nation’s leading scholars, policy makers and civil rights leaders will present the major policy initiatives facing Latinos this year. Keynote address delivered by MALDEF President and General Counsel, Thomas A. Saenz.

Wednesday, January 20, 2010
12:00PM – 2:00PM

The National Press Club
529 14th Street NW
Washington, DC 20045

Speakers will include:

  • The Honorable Robert Menendez (D-NJ), U.S. Senate
  • The Honorable Xavier Becerra (D-CA), U.S. House of Representatives
  • The Honorable Luis Gutiérrez (D-IL), U.S. House of Representatives
  • Joaquin Avila, Executive Director, National Voting Rights Advocacy Initiative & Distinguished Practitioner in Residence, Seattle University, School of Law, and Former MALDEF President and General Counsel
  • Dr. Gabriela Lemus, Director, Office of Public Engagement, U.S. Department of Labor (invited)
  • Mark Hugo Lopez, Associate Director, Pew Hispanic Center
  • Lillian Rodriguez-López, President, Hispanic Federation and Chair, National Hispanic Leadership Agenda

Space is limited. Please RSVP no later than January 19th to Grace Chang at or at (202) 466-8585.

Presented with the gracious support of:

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