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It was both the youth vote and Latinos that helped get President Barack Obama elected in 2008. One is still hanging in there and the other has real reservations over what he has done for them. ...
by NastyJack
Comment Count 14 comments on Wed Jan 11, 2012 at 07:00 AM PST with 1 Recommend
The Hispanic population is much larger than the only other major demographic group which is growing at a comparable rate, Asian Americans. McCain won 31 percent of the Hispanic vote in 2008. The Pew /
by Vote4Obamain2012
Comment Count 8 comments on Fri Dec 30, 2011 at 12:29 AM PST with 3 Recommends
Despite some hard feeling about a record number of deportations ...
by tomwfox
Comment Count 8 comments on Mon Nov 21, 2011 at 04:56 AM PST with 1 Recommend
What's up, New York Times? When Republicans are of color it is a novelty worthy of headlines -- but when Democrats of color legitimately promise to change the political landscape?
by thingsthatfall
Comment Count 7 comments on Thu May 06, 2010 at 10:12 AM PDT with 1 Recommend
There used to be something called the Solid South , which was characterized by no or extremely restricted voting rights for blacks and an ...
by Cartoon Peril
Comment Count 24 comments on Tue May 04, 2010 at 08:05 AM PDT with 6 Recommends
Yep, the Republican Party seems to have bit the dust.
by FightingRegistrar
Comment Count 72 comments on Mon May 04, 2009 at 08:22 PM PDT with 56 Recommends
The Latino community came through strongly in favor of Barack Obama and helped turned previously Red States into ...
by cafecito
Comment Count 11 comments on Mon Nov 10, 2008 at 11:53 AM PST with 16 Recommends
See I told you. I can very happily and proudly say: I told you so! http://www.nytimes.com/interactive/2008/11/05/us/politics/20081104_ELECTION_RECAP.html Looking at the ...
by TexMex
Comment Count 9 comments on Thu Nov 06, 2008 at 02:50 PM PST with 10 Recommends
This story is about my wonderful wife and her efforts as a Hispanic to elect the first African American president, it will require a bit of background. The Exodus My wife has what ...
by Phil In Denver
Comment Count 14 comments on Sun Oct 05, 2008 at 10:00 AM PDT with 33 Recommends
Time for a Hispanic / Lation vote update and the storm that is brewing in Nov. We have some fantastic new nubmers from critical swing states, follow below the break.... These slipped under my ...
by ourhispanicvoices
Comment Count 71 comments on Tue Sep 02, 2008 at 11:10 PM PDT with 128 Recommends
Obama is still crushing McCain in the Hispanic / Latino community. It seems that McCain has gotten nothing for all his spending the past month. Those of you familiar with my diaries ...
by ourhispanicvoices
Comment Count 24 comments on Thu Jul 24, 2008 at 09:07 AM PDT with 22 Recommends
"There is a fierce behind-the-scenes battle for influence over presumptive Democratic candidate Barack Obama's Hispanic and Latin American agenda," and some Democratic ...
by Florida Politics
Comment Count 16 comments on Sun Jul 20, 2008 at 09:27 AM PDT with 5 Recommends
This has been a historic election already and could shape up to be more historic if that is even possible. Everyone seems to be interested in the election this year. Young, old, black, white, and ...
by ourhispanicvoices
Comment Count 29 comments on Thu Jul 17, 2008 at 09:51 PM PDT with 34 Recommends
The past couple of months we’ve seen the Hispanic issue evaporate in front of our eyes. Individual states started to give us a glimpse at what many knew would come, but the media loved the ...
by ourhispanicvoices
Comment Count 38 comments on Mon Jun 23, 2008 at 09:33 PM PDT with 23 Recommends
Let’s see if the media finally gets the message. I applaud Olbermann for his acknowledgement of this key number in the poll NBC released. For those who don’t know, an NBC News / ...
by ourhispanicvoices
Comment Count 54 comments on Wed Jun 11, 2008 at 09:41 PM PDT with 34 Recommends
For all of the copious amounts of discussion regarding the "white working class" voters or the "Reagan Democrats" in the media, you would think they constituted 80% of general election ballot-...
by ObamaManiac2008
Comment Count 283 comments on Fri Jun 06, 2008 at 09:24 PM PDT with 292 Recommends
Producer Andres Levin, who worked with Will.i.am on the now famous "Yes we Can," video has lent his hand to another great piece. I’ve ...
by ourhispanicvoices
Comment Count 18 comments on Fri May 30, 2008 at 03:36 PM PDT with 30 Recommends
Need some help.... Yesterday a report hit the net that McCain was looking for bloggers to infiltrate sites across the net. We’ll today I’m recruiting bloggers to post, ...
by ourhispanicvoices
Comment Count 11 comments on Wed May 21, 2008 at 06:21 PM PDT with 1 Recommend
OK, I know there are no big contests left with a significant Hispanic vote unless it get's all the way to Puerto Rico (personally I think it's over by then), but this was just too good to pass up.
by MaverickModerate
Comment Count 7 comments on Mon Apr 21, 2008 at 10:23 AM PDT with 5 Recommends
I posted a diary late last night that dealt with how Hispanics / Latinos would be loyal to either ...
by ourhispanicvoices
Comment Count 13 comments on Wed Apr 09, 2008 at 08:06 PM PDT with 13 Recommends