Huffpost Latino Voices

Anaheim City Council Rejects Proposal To Increase Latino Representation

Posted: Updated:

The Anaheim City Council on Wednesday night voted down a historic ballot proposal that would have created voting districts to help increase Latino representation in a community that has been riven by two recent fatal police shootings.

The proposal, supported by Disneyland Resort and many of the hundreds of people who packed the special council meeting, was killed on a 3-2 vote following several hours of emotional testimony.

Read the whole story at