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Anna Sampaio receives $14,975 from Rutgers University

Anna Sampaio with the Ethnic Studies Department has received a $14,975 award from Rutgers Eagleton Institute of Politics. This award will fund her "Mujeres, Movidas, y Movimiento: Comparative Study of Latina Candidate Emergence and Political Mobilization in California and Texas" project. This research will examine the emergence of Latina candidates for national office in 2018 and 2020, looking specifically at how the experiences of Latina Congressional candidates in California and Texas compared with each other and drawing lessons about these states for Latinas running for national office across the country. Focusing specifically on Latina Congressional candidates in both California and Texas, the research will utilize feminist ethnography to collect interviews and observational data from Latina congressional candidates.
Anna Sampaio with the Ethnic Studies Department has received a $14,975 award from Rutgers Eagleton Institute of Politics. This award will fund her "Mujeres, Movidas, y Movimiento: Comparative Study of Latina Candidate Emergence and Political Mobilization in California and Texas" project.
 
This research will examine the emergence of Latina candidates for national office in 2018 and 2020, looking specifically at how the experiences of Latina Congressional candidates in California and Texas compared with each other and drawing lessons about these states for Latinas running for national office across the country. Focusing specifically on Latina Congressional candidates in both California and Texas, the research will utilize feminist ethnography to collect interviews and observational data from Latina congressional candidates.