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Texas Latino Voters

Latinos Can Turn Texas Blue In 2014, State Rep. Says

VOXXI | Tony Castro | Posted 11.13.2013 | Latino Voices

A rising new Latina star in Texas politics predicts that the traditionally Republican Lone Star State will turn blue possibly as early as the 2014 mid...

Texas Latinos and the Politics of Change

Patricia D. López | Posted 11.30.2013 | Latino Voices
Patricia D. López

In Texas' current climate, where Latinos comprise over half of all public school students, how one addresses this young, low-income demographic is more an issue of politics than mere data.

Elise Foley

Leading Texas Democrat: Immigration Reform Is Unlikely Next Year | Elise Foley | Posted 11.28.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Texas Democratic Party Chairman Gilberto Hinojosa, the first Latino to hold a party chairmanship in the state, said Tuesday that he does...

What Washington Can Learn from Big Tex

Jason Stanford | Posted 01.08.2013 | Politics
Jason Stanford

Soon, Texas will be the biggest swing state in the country thanks to an exploding Hispanic population. Unfortunately, outsiders seem incapable of avoiding hackneyed cowboy clichés when they make ads for Texans.

Changing Demographics Painting GOP Into a Corner

Byron Williams | Posted 11.18.2012 | Politics
Byron Williams

It is understandable that a political party focuses on the immediacy of the upcoming election. But the Republican Party has taken its eye completely off the future.

GOP Attorney General Accuses Texas Court Of 'Undermining The Democratic Process'

AP | By WILL WEISSERT | Posted 11.26.2011 | Politics

AUSTIN, Texas -- A federal court refused late Friday to block a congressional redistricting map it drew up for Texas, rejecting a request from the sta...

Hispanic Vote In Texas Still Up For Grabs

Politico | Gebe Martinez | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

As both campaigns continue to work furiously in the run-up to the March 4 primary here, there are telling signs that the Hispanic vote, considered the...