State Sen. Melissa Hurtado, D-Sanger, applauds during the swearing-in ceremony in Sacramento earlier this month. She was among a wave of Latino candidates who were elected to the statehouse. Community activist Christian Arana writes that the next challenge is ensuring Latinos are counted in the 2020 U.S. Census.
State Sen. Melissa Hurtado, D-Sanger, applauds during the swearing-in ceremony in Sacramento earlier this month. She was among a wave of Latino candidates who were elected to the statehouse. Community activist Christian Arana writes that the next challenge is ensuring Latinos are counted in the 2020 U.S. Census. JUAN ESPARZA LOERA Fresno Bee file
State Sen. Melissa Hurtado, D-Sanger, applauds during the swearing-in ceremony in Sacramento earlier this month. She was among a wave of Latino candidates who were elected to the statehouse. Community activist Christian Arana writes that the next challenge is ensuring Latinos are counted in the 2020 U.S. Census. JUAN ESPARZA LOERA Fresno Bee file