Under Chris Christie, Blacks and Latinos Got Shorted on Sandy Relief

Your Take: Voters of color bolstered the New Jersey governor’s re-election. But they’re not getting a fair shake when it comes to Superstorm Sandy relief.

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Alan Jenkins is executive director of the Opportunity Agenda, a nonpartisan public-interest organization with the mission of building the national will to expand opportunity in America. Follow the Opportunity Agenda on Twitter.

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