Stories tagged: "Latino"

Florida - Latino - Population
Hialeah Has the Highest Concentration of Latinos in the US

Census projections say that in 2030, the US population is projected to grow slowly and become more racially and ethnically diverse. 

Berrios - Democratic - Florida
Alex Berrios to Run for Florida Democratic Chair

The organizer said his on-the-ground experience would deliver important change to the state’s political party. He thinks Latinos in Florida are tired of seeing candidates that don't look or sound like them.

Midterm - Redistricting - Latino
Midterm Results Prove DeSantis’ District Maps Are Unfair to Latino and Black Voters, According to Civil Rights Groups

The organizations are plaintiffs that are currently suing Florida in circuit court over the redistricting process, claiming it was unfair for communities of people of color.

Student - Debt - Relief
​​Biden’s Plan Will Wipe out Student Loan Debt for Half of All Latino Borrowers

The secretary of education said debt relief will mean money in the pockets for the Latino communities.

Biden - Latino - Marijuana
Biden’s Pardon for Federal Marijuana Possession Will Benefit Latinos

Bipartisan lawmakers and civil rights groups have called on the president repeatedly to use his executive authority to start righting the wrongs of prohibition, which disproportionately affects people of color.

Florida - Rent Prices - Affordability
Orange County Commissioner Wants to Add Rent Control to November’s Ballot

Emily Bonilla said she constantly receives emails from residents asking for help after their rent increased by $500 or more per month.

Todo lo que debes saber sobre el ‘redistricting’ y cómo te afecta

A raíz de los resultados del censo, la legislatura debe trazar nuevos mapas para que todos los habitantes de los distritos sean representados equitativamente.