Stories tagged: "california"


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California Rep. Pete Aguilar Will Be the Next Vice Chair of the House Democratic Caucus

"I'm grateful for the trust my colleagues have put in me to lead during such a critical time for our Caucus and our country,” Rep. Pete Aguilar said.

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Meet the Latinos Who Could Take Vice President-Elect Kamala Harris’ Senate Seat

The clock is ticking for the California governor to pick a replacement for Harris' soon-to-be vacant Senate seat, and these four Latinos are among the top contenders.

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They’re in Their 70s, Just Became American Citizens—and Just Cast Their First Vote

"You have to have courage to become a citizen," Rafael Serrano said. "Everyone should take advantage of that opportunity."

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These Latinos Will Make History if They Win

The 116th Congress is the most representative of Latinos in history, but that record could be broken on Election Day.

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Georgette, Christina, and Michelle: These Latinas Will Make History if They Win in 2020

Their representation in politics has always been scarce, but in the 2020 election there are more Latinas in the candidate pools than ever before.

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$125,000 Raised for Immigrant Family After Photo of Girls Using Taco Bell Wi-Fi for Homework Goes Viral

Their mother, a migrant farmworker who never gets a day off, will now have funds to get back on her feet.

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California, Florida, and Texas Lose House Seats With Trump Order

Trump wants to exclude immigrants who are undocumented in the country from being counted in the redrawing of U.S. House districts. These 3 battleground states will lose seats.