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    By WILL WEISSERT, Associated Press WILMINGTON, Del. (AP) — Former staffers from Bernie Sanders’ presidential campaign want to harness strong support for the Vermont senator among Hispanics to bolster Joe Biden in two battleground states that could prove critical in November's election. Nuestro PAC is launching a 30-second spot that will begin airing Thursday for...
    WILMINGTON, Del. – Former staffers from Bernie Sanders’ presidential campaign want to harness strong support for the Vermont senator among Hispanics to bolster Joe Biden in two battleground states that could prove critical in November's election. Nuestro PAC is launching a 30-second spot that will begin airing Thursday for two weeks in heavily Hispanic Nevada...
    By RUSSELL CONTRERAS, Associated Press RIO RANCHO, N.M. (AP) — The League of United Latin American Citizens, the oldest Latino civil rights group in the U.S., has decided to move its 2021 national convention online amid concerns and health orders caused by COVID-19. The board of directors of the group, known as LULAC, voted Saturday...
    RIO RANCHO, N.M. (AP) — The League of United Latin American Citizens, the oldest Latino civil rights group in the U.S., has decided to move its 2021 national convention online amid concerns and health orders caused by COVID-19. The board of directors of the group, known as LULAC, voted Saturday to hold a virtual...
    NEWARK, N.J. (CBSNewYork) — Newark is launching a $100 million investment fund to help Black and Latino business owners. Mayor Ras Baraka says New Jersey is one of the most prosperous states in the nation, but in Newark, a third of the population lives in poverty. .@TheRevAl speaks alongside #MayorRasBaraka in #Newark – announcing a...
    Farm workers pick strawberries in the fields of Chino, California.Watchara Phomicinda/Zuma For indispensable reporting on the coronavirus crisis, the election, and more, subscribe to the Mother Jones Daily newsletter.This piece was originally published by the Center for Public Integrity.  He was a poultry worker and a Mexican immigrant. But those details weren’t documented when Rodolfo...
    As the coronavirus swept through Orange County this summer, Huntington Beach became a national flashpoint because many residents and visitors refused to wear masks, and its streets saw several big protests opposing California’s stay-at-home order. But data shows COVID-19 has delivered its most brutal blow not along Orange County’s upscale coast, but in the densely...
    Tens of millions of people are going hungry in the United States as Senate Republicans refuse to pass a new coronavirus stimulus bill. According to new data from the Census Bureau, 23 million adults live in households that had sometimes or often had “not enough to eat” over the previous seven days—a huge increase over 2019. And...
    ATLANTA, Ga. (AP) — With fewer than 40 days left before the election, President Donald Trump unveiled his second policy plan in as many days as he tried to chip away at his Democratic rival’s support among Black and Hispanic voters and in key battleground states. At a “Black Voices for Trump” event in Atlanta,...
    OAKLAND, Calif. (KGO) -- Latinos continue to represent a big portion of the front line and essential workers during the coronavirus pandemic.So it's no surprise that in San Francisco, Latinos make up half of all reported cases of COVID-19. The mayor says it's time to do more. Oakland, with similar issues, is stepping up testing.RELATED:...
    President Trump slammed Democratic rival Joe Biden during a campaign event Friday, calling him "soft and weak" and promised to "reverse Biden's catastrophic decisions" affecting Hispanic-Americans. At the "Latinos for Trump" indoor roundtable at the Trump National Golf Club in Doral, Fla., the president touted low unemployment for Hispanic-Americans and slammed Biden for "sending your jobs to China."...
    CHICAGO (WLS) -- ABC 7 Chicago celebrates Hispanic Heritage Month with a series of news stories, a half-hour "The Ñ Beat" special, vignettes and Windy City LIVE feature story.Hosted by Stacey Baca, The Ñ Beat is an Emmy Award-winning series of special programs produced by ABC 7 Chicago, which offers a rich tapestry of stories...
    SAN FRANCISCO (CBS SF) — San Francisco’s Latino community continues to disproportionately bear the brunt of COVID-19, but that could soon change. The mayor’s office announced on Thursday a $28.5 million boost to be allocated to the city’s Latino community to combat the virus. The money will go toward COCID-19 testing, including community pop-up...
    A group of Republican Latinos mostly of Mexican descent in swing-state Arizona want President Donald Trump reelected mostly because of his business-oriented policies and anti-abortion stance, reports The Washington Post. Hispanics will likely make up 13 percent of voters in November and while a majority of that group routinely votes Democrat, Trump leads Democrat presidential nominee...
    Democrats are worried 2020 presidential nominee Joe Biden's campaign isn't reaching Latino voters, and heavily populated "purple" states like Arizona could make all the difference come November. Although Biden has maintained a narrow edge above President Trump in several battlegrounds, a recent ABC News/Washington Post public opinion survey showed the president holding a 1-point 49%-48% edge over the...
    LAKEVIEW — Waterhouse Tavern and Grill’s latest pop-up features an outdoor pumpkin patch where customers can enjoy spiked apple ciders and other seasonal drinks. Hay bales, pumpkins and scarecrows line Waterhouse’s patio at 3407 N. Paulina St. to create the festive Paulina Patch. The pub has rolled out a menu of seasonal drinks, including their...
    CHICAGO (WLS) -- A food pantry in the Pilsen neighborhood has risen to meet the needs of the Latino community during the COVID-19 crisis.One doctor's vision has grown into a major resource for people in need.Hundreds of pounds of food arrived Wednesday afternoon at Pilsen Food Pantry.The pantry has taken over a deconsecrated church in...
    A group of dozens of Latino faith leaders endorsed former Vice President Joe BidenJoe BidenOmar fires back at Trump over rally remarks: 'This is my country' Trump mocks Biden appearance, mask use ahead of first debate Trump attacks Omar for criticizing US: 'How did you do where you came from?' MORE's (D) campaign in a...
    People have been dropping by Lupita’s corner for years. ¡Hola mija! they often shout as they walk past the front door. Qué hay de bueno? What’s new? For 27 years, the little market at West 3rd Street and Lucas Avenue in L.A.'s Westlake neighborhood has been far more than just a store. “It’s a...
    The distance was just over a quarter of a mile. On First Street, from the old Los Angeles Times building on Spring up to The Music Center on Grand. With a slight incline. Me and a Metro bike, ready to channel my inner Tour de France champ. Perhaps be one of those Basques cyclists...
    This year's Hispanic Heritage Month has been marked by tireless efforts from both Republicans and Democrats to woo the large and diverse voting bloc ahead of the November election. However, with their outreach comes debate over who exactly they are addressing: Latino, Latinx or Hispanic voters?  The terms "Hispanic" and "Latino" are often used synonymously...
    On the heels of recent polling finding 2020 Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden holding a significant lead over impeached president Donald Trump among likely voters nationally, a NBC News/Wall Street Journal/Telemundo poll also finds the former vice president also holds a significant lead among registered Latino voters nationally, and in particular Latino voters under 40. The polling, released on Sunday, finds...
    2020 Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden. On the heels of recent polling finding 2020 Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden holding a significant lead over impeached president Donald Trump among likely voters nationally, a NBC News/Wall Street Journal/Telemundo poll also finds the former vice president holds a significant lead among registered Latino voters nationally, and in particular Latino voters under 40....
    Former Vice President Joe BidenJoe BidenMomentum growing among Republicans for Supreme Court vote before Election Day Trump expects to nominate woman to replace Ginsburg next week Video of Lindsey Graham arguing against nominating a Supreme Court justice in an election year goes viral MORE (D) holds a sizable lead over President TrumpDonald John TrumpUS reimposes...
    Respondents in this NPR poll were asked if anyone in their household had a) serious problems paying mortgage/rent, b) serious problems paying utilities, c) serious problems making car payments, d) serious problems affording medical care, e) serious problems paying credit cards/loans/other debt, f) serious problems affording food, g) other serious financial problems, or if they...
    By SABRINA MORENO, Richmond Times-Dispatch RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Blanca Martinez Vasquez inhaled through her black red-and-white striped mask and furrowed her eyebrows, cocking her head to one side as she stared down the streaks of her highlighter masterpiece with one word in the middle. “Saber.” “To know.” Kimberly Ordenez, 12, sat across from her,...
    Irreplaceable. This means the Senate can't get away. NY Times: Court Vacancy Injects New Uncertainty Into Rancorous Election Battle After the death of Ruth Bader Ginsburg, it was not clear that President Trump’s right-wing coalition would be more motivated by a confirmation fight than the alliance of liberals and moderates supportive of Mr. Biden would...
    Among the many businesses destroyed in the Minneapolis Black Lives Matter riots was a minority-owned Spanish-language radio station named "La Raza 95.7FM." The station's CEO, Maya Santamaria, explained to the Star Tribune that the destruction from the rioting was a devastating setback for her business. "It was my life's...
    PATERSON, N.J. (CBSNewYork) – A New Jersey town is spotlighting local Latino artists with an exhibit inside city hall. As CBS2’s Dave Carlin reports, they are the pride of Paterson. Elkin Gutierrez, a welder, born in Columbia, came to Paterson as a young man. His art utilizes thousands of bolts and other small pieces of...
    CHICAGO (WLS) -- The Latinx community is one of the hardest hit by COVID-19 in Chicago. Now, there's a new exhibit opening to honor all of the people in our lives that have come before us including those who have died from the pandemic.If art is a reflection of life, there is a stark image...
    Former Vice President and Democratic nominee Joe Biden is struggling to reach Latino voters. That statement is not pro-Trump wish-casting about the 2020 election, it's mainstream analysis reported by CNN, the Financial Times, The Atlantic, and even The Daily Beast, hardly Trump-friendly publications. When it comes to the question of "why" Biden...
    published in the New York Times (NYT). “Data-reactid =” 33 “> The controversy over the perception of race that Americans have of Spaniards has returned to the news, after a recent list of the most powerful people in the United States (racially differentiated ) published in the New York Times (NYT)....
    A lack of enthusiasm for Joe Biden from Black and Latino men could provide President Trump with an opening to seize on, according to a Politico report. Though Black women and Latinas still reliably support the Democrat, Biden's lead with Black and Latino men, though clear, falls behind that of Democrats historically. Last week, Biden’s...
    Actor John Leguizamo said he will boycott Sunday’s Emmy Awards over the lack of Latino representation among this year’s nominees, saying that Latinos are the largest minority group in the United States and will “decide who is president this year.” The anti-Trump actor, who isn’t nominated this year, said in an interview with Yahoo Entertainment...
    NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – This Hispanic Heritage Month, many Latino-owned businesses are struggling to stay open. CBS2’s Christina Fan reports, despite the struggles, communities are coming together to support one another in stories of perseverance and success. The flavors and tastes at Casa Adela in Alphabet City have not changed since 1976, when the family...
    CHICAGO (WLS) -- With less than seven weeks until the election, political organizations and community groups are shifting into high gear in their efforts to get voters registered and get them to vote.In Chicago's Latino community, there are some concerns about reaching voters and getting them energized.Latinos now are the largest minority group of Illinois...
    Welcome to The Hill’s Campaign Report, your daily rundown on all the latest news in the 2020 presidential, Senate and House races. Did someone forward this to you? Click here to subscribe. We’re Julia Manchester, Max Greenwood and Jonathan Easley. Here’s what we’re watching today on the campaign trail: LEADING THE DAY:  The battleground state of...
    Murders and shootings are up 52% from the same time last year in Chicago, a surge of violence that some are linking to the coronavirus pandemic and its economic fallout. With more than three months remaining in 2020, there have been more homicides in Cook County, which includes Chicago, than in all of last year, according to a report....
    SOUTH BRONX (WABC) -- Though not even old enough to run for president, Ritchie Torres is already a historic figure in New York politics. Currently a New York City Councilman, the 32-year-old just won the primary to represent his South Bronx district in the U.S. House of Representatives.If he wins in November, he'll be the...
    Loading the player... Minority households are bearing an unequal portion of the burden of the economic fallout from the COVID-19 pandemic in America.  A new survey from the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and Harvard’s T.H. Chan School of Public Health explores COVID-19’s impact on families’ finances and their ability to maintain not just their...
    Former aides to Sen. Bernie SandersBernie SandersSenate Republicans signal openness to working with Biden Hillicon Valley: DOJ indicts Chinese, Malaysian hackers accused of targeting over 100 organizations | GOP senators raise concerns over Oracle-TikTok deal | QAnon awareness jumps in new poll Schumer, Sanders call for Senate panel to address election security MORE (I-Vt.) on...
    Like many Americans, Ricky Hurtado had different plans for his summer. He formally announced his first bid for public office in March and expected to spend sweltering days knocking on doors, clenching glossy campaign literature and making his case directly to voters. This was the summer he was going prove that a 31-year-old son of...
    As Joe Biden does a fine job of losing Latino voters, Donald Trump—who never met a Latino he didn’t bash—is poised to scoop them up. The Democratic nominee could surrender as much as a third of the Latino vote. Depending on turnout, that could be enough to cost Biden the election and ensure that the...
    This afternoon, the results of a three-year study on hate crimes against the Latino LGBTQ community in Miami were released. The study was carried out with a fund of 500 thousand dollars from the Department of Justice, and its conclusions will allow to better respond to hate crimes based...
    By NICHOLAS RICCARDI, Associated Press GRAHAM, N.C (AP) — Like many Americans, Ricky Hurtado had different plans for his summer. He formally announced his first bid for public office in March and expected to spend sweltering days knocking on doors, clenching glossy campaign literature and making his case directly to voters. This was the summer...