Tag: Latino voters

The Year Of The Latino Vote, The Giant That Finally Awoke

By Diego Graglia, FI2W web editor Latino political leaders have been touting the potential power of Latino voters for years. Though we knew that demographics would end up proving them right sooner or later, their discourse was starting to sound…

Illegal Immigration's Most Vocal Foe Retires From Congress

By Diego Graglia, FI2W web editor If there’s one Republican politician who has become associated with the GOP’s strongest anti-illegal immigration rhetoric, it’s Colorado Representative Tom Tancredo. Tancredo, who ran last year for the Republican presidential nomination in a campaign…

Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid Renews Hopes for Immigration Reform

By Diego Graglia, FI2W web editor In a little-noticed interview last week, Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (D-Nev.) renewed pro-immigrant advocates’ hopes for comprehensive reform of the nation’s immigrations laws under the next administration. Talking to the Gannett News Service,…