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Roque Planas

Rocky Chavez Launches U.S. Senate Campaign In California | Roque Planas | Posted 03.05.2015 | Latino Voices

California Assemblyman Rocky Chavez (R-Calif.) announced Thursday that he plans to run for the U.S. Senate seat that will open up when Democrat Barbar...

Elise Foley

GOP Leaders Urge Latinos To Ignore 'Outlier' On immigration | Elise Foley | Posted 07.25.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- House Republican leaders reassured Latino evangelicals on Wednesday that they are committed to immigration reform and a majority of thei...

Ted Cruz's Father Offers Take On Republican Latino Outreach

The Huffington Post | Posted 04.08.2013 | Latino Voices

Republicans looking to boost Hispanic outreach may have a new voice on their side: Ted Cruz’s dad. Rafael Cruz sat down last week with the Herit...

Why Immigration Reform Won't Cure The GOP's Struggles With Hispanics

National Journal | Michael Catalini | Posted 01.30.2013 | Latino Voices

Leading Republicans are jumping on the immigration reform bandwagon, hoping that taking the issue off the table will give them a second chance to make...

Key Group Increasingly Rejecting Traditional GOP Support

Bloomberg | Posted 02.16.2013 | Politics

Abelardo and Lucy Gomez, like many of their generation who fled Cuba, have voted for every Republican U.S. presidential candidate for the past 40 year...

The Votes Are In: Who Is The Most Influential Latino Politician in America?

Posted 08.31.2012 | Latino Voices

Over the next two weeks, as the Republican National Convention and Democratic National Convention get into gear, we'll be taking a hard look at Latino...

Carlos Harrison

Conservative Pollsters Deny Being Partisan | Carlos Harrison | Posted 04.20.2012 | Latino Voices

Get out your salt shakers. Two new polls from conservative organizations, the Hispanic Leadership Network, and the Libre Initiative, purport to s...

Latinos Take Center Stage As Florida Primary Nears

AP | STEVE PEOPLES and BRIAN BAKST | Posted 03.28.2012 | Politics

DORAL, Fla. — Newt Gingrich and Mitt Romney urged conservatives to back off aggressive anti-immigration policies as the Republican presidential ...

The Latino Vote Could Be A Mirage For Republicans

Gabriel Lerner | Posted 03.21.2012 | Latino Voices
Gabriel Lerner

Until this week, it seemed that Latinos were invisible in the Republican presidential campaign. Candidates spoke to an almost entirely white electorate, ignoring a topic crucial and distinctive for Hispanics, that of immigration, which surfaced only marginally and with negative connotations.

A Convenient Arrangement: Puerto Ricans and the Republican Party in 2012

Gretchen Sierra-Zorita | Posted 12.05.2011 | Latino Voices
Gretchen Sierra-Zorita

The Puerto Rico Investment Promotion Act will create tens of thousands of jobs and jumpstart the Puerto Rican economy. If Republicans can claim credit for its passage, they will be in a better position to win over Puerto Rican voters, particularly in Florida, where it really matters in 2012.