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Thursday 22 February 2018
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Category: Featured News, Politics, State/National News, Top Stories

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Tijuana Expecting Massive Influx of Deportees With Trump Presidency

The city of Tijuana, nicknamed Mexico’s “deportee capital,” has been the final destination for 40% of all U.S. deportations for the...

A Positive Election Day Outcome: Largest Ever Congressional Hispanic Caucus

Despite the immense amount of anti-immigrant rhetoric from the new president-elect, one good thing came out of Election Day this year: the...

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Dinolfo Presents First County Budget to Legislature

By Staff   Monroe County Executive Cheryl Dinolfo has presented her first County Budget to the Monroe County Legislature, promising...

Latino Voter Turnout Falls Short of Electing Clinton to Office

Donald Trump’s election victory late last night came as a surprise to many pollsters and market demographic researchers, but perhaps...

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Local Election Results: Slaughter Declares Victory; Bello Will Remain County Clerk

By Staff   In local election news, 87-year-old Rep. Louise Slaughter, D-Fairport, has defeated republican Gates Town Supervisor Mark...

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The 2016 Presidential Election: Why the The Latino Vote Didn’t Help

“The children are afraid.” That sentiment, voiced by pastoral associate Ellie Hidalgo, was shared by many Americans this...

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How One Latina Woman is Breaking Down Barriers in Massachusetts Politics

(Update, Nov. 9) – Juana Matias, a Democrat, became the first Latina woman to be elected to the Massachusetts House of...

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Latino Millennials Aren’t Too Enthused About Voting For Clinton This Election

According to one study, 72% of Millenials text 10 or more times a day, with 83% opening texts within 90 seconds of receiving them. This...

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Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos Receives 2016 Nobel Peace Prize

By Staff   Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos has received the 2016 Nobel Peace Prize for his efforts to end his country’s...

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Hispanic Voters in Florida Shy Away from the GOP

It seems that during every election cycle, Florida is a state of uncertainty. This year is no different, causing concern for both Donald...