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New York City
Politics Editor, Fox News Latino — Fox News
Covers:  immigration, cultural/race relations, cuba, cuban americans, hispanics, politics, human rights

Politics Editor/Fox News Latino. Specialty is #immigration. University of Missouri-Columbia (Mizzou) grad. Proudly overprotective mom. Yankees fan.

Elizabeth Llorente's Biography

Elizabeth Llorente is the Politics Editor for Fox News Latino. She also writes stories on a variety of issues for the website, in particular immigration, a topic in which her expertise has garnered nationwide acclaim.

Llorente has won numerous awards, including the George Polk Award and New Jersey Journalist of the Year.

While at the Bergen Record, one of New Jersey's major newspapers, she profiled dozens of ethnic communities ...

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Top 20 Immigration Experts to Follow on Twitter

Named by ABC News as one of the nation’s top 20 most influential voices on Twitter on the issue of immigration (was No. 4)

Peter Jennings Fellowship

2007 - Reporting on Constitutional Issues
The Peter Jennings Project for Journalists and the Constitution is an annual event hosted by the National Constitution Center and funded initially by the Annenberg Foundation. Its mission is to help both professional journalists and students interested in journalism understand constitutional issues more deeply. Journalists selected as fellows produce a project touching on a constitutional issue.

Head of immigration lawyers group: U.S. must balance security with compassion

latino.foxnews.com — The new president of the leading immigration lawyers group in the United States says that feasibility and national security must be balanced with compassion when deciding whom to allow to live and work in the United States.

Former presidential candidate John McCain says Latinos crucial to GOP win in 2016

latino.foxnews.com — Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz., is defending his old Senate colleague and fellow Vietnam veteran.AP Sen. John McCain, who is seeking his sixth term in the Senate, representing Arizona, says he is concerned that hardline rhetoric among GOP candidates running for president will alienate Latinos.
Nov 24, 2015

Former presidential candidate John #McCain says Latinos crucial to #GOP win in 2016 | Fox News Latino fxn.ws/1OoDVnm

Visa Waiver Program is more of a threat to U.S. than Syrian refugees, critics say

latino.foxnews.com — PARIS - APRIL 19: Passengers wait to check-in at Orly Airport on April 19, 2010 in Paris, France. Airports across Europe were closed due to the cloud of volcanic ash from Volcano Eyjafjallajokull Iceland moving across Northern Europe.
Nov 20, 2015

Why Not Suspend Both Programs? Visa waivers greater threat than Syrian refugees Fox News Latino fxn.ws/1Yh0Up8 via @foxnewslatino

Venezuelan president's nephews indicted in U.S. on drug charges

latino.foxnews.com — Two nephews of Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro and his wife Cilia Flores have been indicted on conspiring to import cocaine, through Honduras, into the United States. According to an unsealed federal indictment, both men participated in meetings in Venezuela about plans to ship cocaine to the U.S. through the gang-infested Central American country.

Latinos shouldn’t pay the price for Republican, NBC debate flap, activists say

latino.foxnews.com — Oct. 28, 2015: Republican presidential candidates, from left, John Kasich, Mike Huckabee, Jeb Bush, Marco Rubio, Donald Trump, Ben Carson, Carly Fiorina, Ted Cruz, Chris Christie, and Rand Paul take the stage during the CNBC Republican presidential debate at the University of Colorado.AP Photo/Brennan Linsley Prominent Latino conservatives are concerned that the Republican National Committee's decision to pull out of a February debate over a dispute with NBC will wind up affecting the party's Hispanic outreach.
Nov 03, 2015

#Latinos shouldn’t pay the price for #Republican, NBC debate flap, activists say | Fox News Latino fxn.ws/1Mww1Vc #debate #election

Rubio criticized for youth, experience despite having same credentials, age as Cruz

latino.foxnews.com — SIMI VALLEY, CA - SEPTEMBER 16: Republican presidential candidate Marco Rubio and Ted Cruz take part in the presidential debates at the Reagan Library on September 16, 2015 in Simi Valley, California. Fifteen Republican presidential candidates are participating in the second set of Republican presidential debates.
Nov 03, 2015

Double standard? #Rubio criticized for youth, experience despite same credentials, age as #Cruz |fxn.ws/1MvBQlD #gop #election

Cuba's desire to open its economy is stymied by refusal to cede control, U.S. officials say

latino.foxnews.com — A man drives his taxi past a Cultural Center with the word "Cuba" on it, in Havana, Cuba, Tuesday, April 14, 2015. U.S. government officials who are playing a key role in firming up ties with the Cuban regime and paving the road to more open trade and travel, say that there have been important strides.

Riding high in polls, Ben Carson lays low on Latino issues

latino.foxnews.com — Republican presidential hopeful Dr. Ben Carson.2015 Getty Images He is leading in the latest polls of GOP presidential candidates, yet as far as Ben Carson goes, he is the most enigmatic of all the top-ranking contenders in both major parties when it comes to Latinos and topics such as immigration.

Latino nonpartisan super PAC names three Clinton supporters as first co-chairssupporters as first co-chairs

latino.foxnews.com — Former Los Angeles Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa, New York City Council Speaker Melissa Viverito-Mark, Rep. Joaquin CastroGetty Three prominent Latinos who are part of Hillary Clinton's presidential campaign have been named as the first co-chairs of a super PAC for an organization co-founded by actress Eva Longoria.

Alarmed by Trump rhetoric, Latino conservatives plan meeting to tell GOP to fight back

latino.foxnews.com — Some of the most prominent Latino conservatives are planning to hold a meeting next week in Colorado to discuss the presidential election and concerns about the tone of some of the GOP candidates.
Oct 26, 2015

Alarmed by #Trump rhetoric, #Latino conservatives plan meeting to tell #GOP to fight back | Fox News Latino fxn.ws/2071IP7

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Ted #Cruz steps up to #2 in Iowa #GOP poll, only two points behind Donald Trump | Fox News Latino fxn.ws/1Hl4cUd

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