Stories tagged: "Latino Vote"


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This Is Víctor Vázquez: the Puerto Rican Who Aims to Improve Miami Springs

The Miami Dade College professor obtained 70% of the votes in a recent nonpartisan election, winning the Miami Springs City Council, Group 4 seat.

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After Georgia: Show Up For Latinos Year-Round, Not Only When It’s Convenient

If you want to reach Latinos, you have to speak to each group individually and directly—and not just during the elections.

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How Latinos Helped Ossoff and Warnock Win Georgia—and Change the Future of America

The Georgia Senate runoff elections gained two new Democrat senators, and Latinos, despite being a small portion of the population in Georgia, had a lot to do with flipping the state.

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Latino Organizations’ Wish for the Reyes Magos? Get Latinos to Vote in Georgia!

Expert says Latino, Black, and Asian communities will be decisive in Tuesday’s runoff elections.

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Latinos Are Key to the Georgia Senate Runoff. But Is Democratic Outreach Falling Flat?

“Folks don’t really understand there is a runoff,” Maria del Rosario Palacios, who founded Georgia Familias Unidas, said. “They say, ‘No, no, no, I voted in November. I’m good.’”

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When Talking About the “Latino Vote” Make Sure to Mention These Five Latino Organizations

The massive turnout is the result of grassroots organizations that have been mobilizing Latinos for decades, not just during this election.

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Calladitas No More: This Puerto Rican First-Time Voter Demands Equality for the Island

A Boricua living in Florida is glad to be part of the electoral process this year, amid the issues brought upon by the pandemic.