Civil Rights, Housing, and Voting Rights

The Civil Rights, Housing, and Voting Rights Task Force works to protect the civil rights, housing and voting rights of the Latino community.  The task force oversees issues such as the Voting Rights Act, hate crimes, and housing fairness.

Members:
Rep. José Serrano, Co-Chair
Rep. Norma Torres, Co-Chair
Rep. Lucille Roybal-Allard

More on Civil Rights, Housing, and Voting Rights

Oct 27, 2022 Press Release

ICYMI:

Op-Ed by Chair Dr. Raul Ruiz and Vice Chair of Policy Rep. Darren Soto: Our Democracy Depends on Us Acting

Sep 20, 2022 Press Release
For Immediate Release
Mar 12, 2022 Press Release
For Immediate Release
Mar 11, 2022 Press Release
For Immediate Release
Mar 10, 2022 Press Release
For Immediate Release
Nov 19, 2021 Press Release

For Immediate Release

Friday, November 19, 2021

Contact

Aug 24, 2021 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C.—Today, the Congressional Hispanic Caucus (CHC) endorsed the John R. Lewis Voting Rights Advancement Act of 2021 (H.R. 4). Later this evening, the bill passed the House of Representatives with unanimous support from House CHC Members. Following endorsement and passage of the bill, CHC Chair Raul Ruiz, M.D. released the subsequent statement:

Aug 2, 2021 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C.– Today, Congressional Hispanic Caucus (CHC) Chair Raul Ruiz, M.D. is calling on the Biden Administration to use all of its available resources to extend the eviction moratorium:

Mar 24, 2021 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C.—On Tuesday, March 16th, Members of the Congressional Hispanic Caucus (CHC) sent a letter to Department of Defense Secretary Lloyd Austin expressing concerns about reports of right-wing radicalism and white supremacy extremism within U.S. military ranks.