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Friday, January 29th, 2016

Podcast Episode 1: Latinos and the Iowa Caucuses, part one

By Victor Landa, NewsTaco Latinos are 5 percent of the population in Iowa, that’s a given. Iowa Latinos have never gotten attention from presidential candidates or the media because of their relatively small size, that’s another truth. But this year the presidential campaigns from both parties and mainstream media from across the country seem to have

Tuesday, December 29th, 2015

Grijalva Wants to Diversify Environmental Movement

*There’s a growing movement of Chicano/Latino environmentalists, I’m sure Grijalva has it in mind when he talks about diversity. But my feeling is he wants to go deeper, to make the environment an even more prominent issue...

Friday, June 21st, 2013

Latino Groups Take Sides in Natural Resources Fight

By Emma Dumain, Roll Call Two prominent Latino organizations have come out in support of Rep. Raúl M. Grijalva for ranking member of the House Natural Resources Committee. Though the panel deals with environmental concerns, the outside...

Tuesday, January 22nd, 2013

Makes Sense To Keep The Secretary of Interior A Latino

By Jose Gonzalez, NewsTaco Last week, Ken Salazar announced he would be stepping down as Secretary of the Department of Interior. With Hilda Solis at the Department of Labor also leaving, that would bring the number of...