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3:30am February 11, 2013

Menendez, Texas Democrats, Ethnic Studies & More in Latino Politics

Latino News Roundup Feb. 10

This week’s Latino political news roundup covers how DC is going to turn Texas blue, an overlooked issued in the Senator Bob Menendez’s scandal, and a 40 year-old discrimination case in Tucson, Arizona.

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Sara Inés Calderón
Sara Inés Calderón
Sara Inés Calderón is a journalist and writer bouncing between California and Texas.




 
 

 
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New report highlights dire Latino voter situation in Texas

In Texas, Latinos are projected to reach a plurality of the population (43%), and for the past few years, politicians and operatives have been buzzing about tapping into this growing population to loosen the GOP grip on the sta...
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Rep. Ed Pastor announces retirement, State Rep. Gallego announces candidacy

Congressman Ed Pastor (D-Arizona) has announced that he would be retiring at the end of his current term. In an announcement posted on Facebook, Rep. Pastor said, “After 23 years in Congress serving the people of Arizona,...
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Nearly four years after signing SB 1070, Brewer vetoes anti-gay bill, SB 1062

Yesterday Arizona Governor Jan Brewer vetoed a bill that would have allowed businesses in her state to refuse service to anyone based on grounds of religious freedom. Businesses would have been legally allowed to refuse service...
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George P. Bush makes it official, running for land commissioner in Texas

Get ready for another George Bush to make his way into elected office. This week, George P. Bush, son of former Florida Governor Jeb Bush, announced his intention to run for Texas Land Commissioner. The 37-year-old lawyer has b...
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Wendy Davis running for TX Governor – how will Latinos be affected?

According to various news sources, State Senator Wendy Davis (D) will run for governor and is expected to make an announcement next week. Davis, whose political stock rose after she filibustered a restrictive abortion bill earl...
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