NEWS BRIEF: Georgia Latinos getting help in fight against gerrymandering

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Georgia and four others states are part of a new initiative that will enable their Hispanic populations to advocate for district maps that accurately reflect their standing. The first-ever bilingual Redistricting Academy, put in motion by the Hispanic Federation and the Southern Coalition for Social Justice, “will equip dozens of community leaders … with information and tools to ensure that redistricting efforts protect Latino political representation despite a suspected undercount in the 2020 Census data,” a press release stated. p2a.co/wn1umls