Victoria is Assistant Dean at the LBJ School of Public Affairs and a contributor to MSNBC and Telemundo. Her areas of expertise in the domestic policy landscape include immigration, Latinos, women and childcare, and economic equity. more→
Victoria brings an interdisciplinary lens to understanding policy development and its intersection with institutional and political contexts. Underlying her academic work is the applicability of rigorous research to on-the-ground policy realities.
Mitt Romney has been making moves to soften his anti-immigrant tone and move himself toward the middle for the general election. However, during the primary he went so far to the right on the issue of immigration that he will not be able to pivot. Any gestures to do so are too little too late.