Linda Chavez

Linda Chavez is an author and syndicated columnist who served in the Reagan administration. She is longtime analyst of immigration and immigration policy in the United States, and writes a weekly syndicated column that appears in newspapers across the country and she appears regularly on cable news. Chavez authored Out of the Barrio: Toward a New Politics of Hispanic Assimilation (Basic Books 1991), which the Denver Post described as a book that “should explode the stereotypes about Hispanics that have clouded the minds of patronizing liberals and xenophobic conservatives alike.”

(Drawn from biography of Center for Equal Opportunity).