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Report: US born Latinos drive Latino population growth, not foreign born

The Pew Hispanic Center released a report on Tuesday showing that the growth of the Latino population in the U.S. is driven more by births in the United States than by immigration. This trend is reflective of tough immigration ...
by Adriana Maestas
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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...
by Adriana Maestas
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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,...
by Adriana Maestas
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California State Senator Ron Calderon indicted for public corruption

On Friday, Calfornia State Senator Ron Calderon (D-Montebello) was indicted on federal corruption charges. This comes after the FBI raided the office of California state Senator Calderon last June, making him the focus of a cor...
by Adriana Maestas
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Democrats run Spanish Language Ads over government shutdown

This week the Democratic Party unveiled Spanish language ads and robocalls targetting the Republicans for their role in the government shutdown. Republican Senators Marco Rubio (FL) and Ted Cruz (TX) have been specifically sing...
by Adriana Maestas
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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...
by Adriana Maestas
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Adrian Saenz appointed Deputy Director of Intergovernmental Affairs at White House

Adrian Saenz, who in the 2012 election cycle served as the National Latino Vote Director for the Obama-Biden re-election campaign, has been become the Deputy Director of Intergovernmental Affairs at the White House. His appoint...
by Adriana Maestas
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Immigration Reform: One Wrong Vote and This May Be GOP’s Last Term

  This is a seminal moment for America. After decades of negotiating, compromising, and peaceful protest our U.S. House of Representatives is set to cast the final vote that will decide more than just the future of 11 mill...
by Kirk Clay
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