Congressman Luis Guiterrez (D) IL Bakersfield, CA

July 20, 2013

Congressman Luis Guiterrez (D) IL traveled to Majority Whip Congressman Kevin McCarthy’s Bakersfield, CA, district and staged an immigration town hall meeting.  CHIRLA member employed a clipboard filled with voter registration forms, then she interviewed attendees at the town hall in Spanish – seeking to register voters. She found a woman who was seated in front of our group and registered her to vote. The transaction was conducted in Spanish.