WHEREAS, LULAC District 3 supports Wichita Falls; and

WHEREAS, discrimination needs to be addressed; and

WHEREAS, the fact that young Hispanic children are targeted by police as gang members needs to be addressed; and

WHEREAS, the children targeted as gang members are bound to an injunction; and

WHEREAS, we stand together against discriminatory actions by the City of Wichita Falls; and

WHEREAS, the discrimination of one Hispanic child is one too many;

NOW, THEREFORE LET IT BE RESOLVED THAT, Council 4604 requests that District 3 and State LULAC representatives pursue an investigation into discrimination issues which not only affect Wichita Falls, but other cities in Texas and in the nation.

Approved this 14th day of July 2007.

Rosa Rosales
LULAC National President

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