YES! A fair chance is all Latino voters are asking for.
16% (5 votes)
NO! Latino voters will see through the Republican ploy.
84% (27 votes)
Total votes: 32

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telliottmbamsc 2 years 33 weeks ago

The GOP leadership can change its rhetoric on immigration but they can't change the bigotry the resides within a lot of their voters (much of which was cultivated by the GOP!)

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IvonneGar 2 years 33 weeks ago

I hope some day to have the opportunity to clarify the misconception about the wrong naming of Latin Americans referred as "Latino" in the USA. Most of us feel insulted with this "mote" however, we understand the ignorance behind it but resent it highly, including these so called "Latinos" in politics that cannot even understand it or even explain it. For me it is beyond belief that some of our "Latino" people can support the GOP under any circumstances, including black people who apparently do not know their own history and if they do they ignore it for their own convenience. I recommend the film Harvest of Empire or the book by Juan Gonzalez, it will help many understand a little bit but not everything. During this last election, the GOP leaders have insulted us openly to the core, I take it personal and despise them all just as they despise us!

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victory-not-vengence 2 years 32 weeks ago

Virgil Good had a great idea with immigration...hault distribution of green cards til unemployment is below 5%

That seems reasonble...right?

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