Latinos Are a Resurgent Political Force in California. What Does Pío Pico’s Legacy Mean to Them Today?
Pío Pico’s life story will continue to remind California of what we were and what we will continue to be.
Stephen Nuño is an Associate Professor in the Department of Politics and International Affairs at Northern Arizona University and a regular contributor to NBCNews Latino. He was born in historically rich Boyle Heights in Los Angeles, California.