Election 2020

To Court Latinos, Democrats Have to Expand Strategy in 2022

“It was extremely important and extremely helpful to the campaign to be able to tap into that enthusiasm, to be able to tap into that incredible network. I think it made all the difference into turning Arizona blue,” said Jessica Mejia, Arizona director for Biden’s campaign.

  • Nov 30, 2020
  • 10:31 AM

Trump’s 32 Percent

Latino Rebels Radio host Julio Ricardo Varela welcomes Giancarlo Sopo of the 2020 Donald Trump campaign.

  • Nov 23, 2020
  • 12:37 PM

Owning the Narrative of the 2020 Latino Vote

Let the 2020 post-election analysis about Latino voters begin.

  • Nov 21, 2020
  • 2:26 PM

When Democracy Teeters (OPINION)

To deny how close this country came to the brink of disaster is to ignore the obvious.

  • Nov 19, 2020
  • 1:54 PM

Latinos and the Environment

The findings from a poll conducted by Latino Decisions and the Environmental Defense Action Fund, finds that it is “very” and “extremely” important for the new President and Congress to take steps to protect families from water (91%) and air contamination (87%).

  • Nov 18, 2020
  • 12:59 PM

The Mexican Wall That Fell on Trump (OPINION)

Mexican Americans proved to be Donald Trump’s Achilles heel in this historic election.

  • Nov 17, 2020
  • 3:36 PM

A Record Number of Women Will Serve in the 117th Congress, Including at Least 51 Women of Color

Women will gain at least 14 seats in the 117th Congress, setting a new record for female representation.

  • Nov 16, 2020
  • 6:02 PM

Donald Trump Made Inroads in South Texas This Year: These Voters Explain Why

Voters in the historically Democratic stronghold of South Texas are left wondering whether this was simply a strange election during an unusual year or a sign of a profound political realignment in the region.

  • Nov 16, 2020
  • 3:03 PM

Missing Boxes, Memory Cards and Ballots: Puerto Rico’s Election Disaster (Part Two)

A week after Puerto Rico’s Election Day, missing election boxes, stolen memory cards, and a crashing election results website have led to even more public distrust against the island’s electoral commission.

  • Nov 16, 2020
  • 2:23 PM

The Myth Of The ‘Latino Vote’ (A Latino USA Podcast)

On this episode of Latino USA, we take a closer look at two key states and the crucial Latinx voters that swung the results towards their respective candidates’ favor.

  • Nov 13, 2020
  • 8:54 AM

Election Analysis With In The Thick

A special episode of Latino Rebels Radio.

  • Nov 10, 2020
  • 11:45 AM

Native Americans Overcome Major Obstacles: Part of Voting Coalition That Led Biden to Victory

Sixty percent of Native American voters reported voting for Joe Biden, which is lower than the Democratic vote share of other racial and ethnic minorities, but significantly higher than White voters nationally.

  • Nov 10, 2020
  • 9:57 AM

So-Called ‘Latino Vote’ Is 32 Million Americans With Diverse Political Opinions and National Origins

Pollsters who specialize in the Latino vote knew for months before the election that Latino support for Biden was soft, with many Latinos —especially in Florida— undecided.

  • Nov 9, 2020
  • 5:10 PM

Arizona Blue

On this episode of Latino Rebels Radio, host Julio Ricardo Varela welcomes Erika Andiola of RAICES and host of the Homeland Insecurity podcast to talk about what’s happening in Arizona.

  • Nov 9, 2020
  • 1:48 PM

Pedro Pierluisi Elected as Puerto Rico’s Next Governor

It is the first time that both of Puerto Rico’s major parties received less than 40% of the vote.

  • Nov 9, 2020
  • 10:34 AM

Biden Wins White House, Vowing New Direction for Divided US

WASHINGTON (AP) — Democrat Joe Biden defeated President Donald Trump to become the 46th president of the United States on Saturday, positioning himself to lead a nation gripped by historic pandemic and a confluence of economic and social turmoil.

  • Nov 7, 2020
  • 11:40 AM

Biden Eases Ahead in Georgia; Trump Attacks Election Process

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is testing how far he can go in using the trappings of presidential power to undermine confidence in this week’s election against Joe Biden, as the Democrat gained ground in tight contests in key battleground states, and then inched ahead in Georgia.

  • Nov 6, 2020
  • 8:25 AM

Explaining the Electoral College to My Mexican Father-in-Law

“No, but we” —by which I meant the United States— “don’t elect a president by how many votes someone gets. That’s how it is in Mexico, right?”

  • Nov 5, 2020
  • 5:54 PM

Racism: What Election Polls and Strategists Failed to Account For (OPINION)

Regardless of the election outcome, we must also acknowledge that no one is coming to magically save us.

  • Nov 5, 2020
  • 3:25 PM

How Latinos and Latinas Did in the 2020 Senate and House Races

While final data is still being gathered, experts say election results are expected to show that Latino voters turned out in record numbers nationwide.

  • Nov 5, 2020
  • 2:15 PM

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