Could Hispanics Tip the Balance in Key Races?

Hispanic voters could mean the difference between a victory and a loss for lawmakers in key states where Democrats are fighting for their political lives. More Latinos today identify with the Democratic Party than a decade ago. In 2008, they voted overwhelmingly for candidate Barack Obama, who earned 67 percent of their votes compared to 31 percent for Sen. John McCain. They turned out in record numbers in 2008, with more than 85 percent of all Latino registered voters going to the polls,...Full Story
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