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Elizabeth Llorente

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 (Mizzou) grad. Proudly overprotective mom. Luckiest wife. Yankees fan.

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.

Three lucky computer buffs from Cuba spend summer interning in New York City

latino.foxnews.com — One wants to expand Internet access in his country. Another wants to work in software and game development. And yet another is developing an app to help people navigate the capital's transit system.

Activists urge Obama to stop using private prisons to run immigration detention centers

latino.foxnews.com — MCALLEN, TX - SEPTEMBER 08: A boy from Honduras watches a movie at a detention facility run by the U.S. Border Patrol on September 8, 2014 in McAllen, Texas. The Border Patrol opened the holding center to temporarily house the children after tens of thousands of families and unaccompanied minors from Central America crossed the border illegally into the United States during the spring and summer.

Immigration activists push Obama administration to stop using private contractors to detain immigrants

latino.foxnews.com — Immigration advocates are pressing the Obama administration to expand its decision to phase out the use of private prison for federal inmates to include immigrants being held in such facilities. Last week, a memo was made public in which Deputy Attorney General Sally Yates instructed the Bureau of Prisons to being scaling back "and ultimately ending" the Justice Department's use of private prison management companies to hold federal inmates.

Former Bush official endorsed Clinton because she opposes 'everything' about Trump

latino.foxnews.com — A day after she rocked the political world with news that she was endorsing Hillary Clinton - an endorsement so unlikely and high-profile that the Democratic candidate treated it like a major coup in a press release - Republican stalwart Rosario Marin described her decision as gut-wrenching.

Cuban dissident rushed to hospital after losing consciousness during hunger strike

latino.foxnews.com — Cuban dissident Guillermo Fariñas, whose health has sharply declined over the month since he began a hunger strike to protest human right violations, was rushed to a hospital Thursday. Doctors and nurses spent eight hours trying to stabilize Fariñas, who lost consciousness, said another dissident, Jorge Luis Artiles Montiel, who has been holding vigil at the hunger striker's home and serving as his spokesman.

Obama approval among Latinos at all-time high despite deportations, disappointments

latino.foxnews.com — FILE - In this July 5, 2016 photo, President Barack Obama waves as he walks across the South Lawn of the White House, in Washington, as he returns from Charlotte, N.C. where he participated in a campaign event with Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton.

Deteriorating health of Cuban dissident on hunger strike worries international observers

latino.foxnews.com — Cuban dissident Guillermo Fariñas is on the fourth week of a hunger strike, and his health continues to deteriorate, his mother told Fox News Latino in a telephone interview from Cuba. Fariñas started his hunger strike in July, he told FNL last week, after he was beaten by Cuban police for inquiring about another dissident.

Fox News Latino poll: Trump has deepened wedge between GOP and Latinos

latino.foxnews.com — BILLINGS, MT - MAY 26: Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump waves to the crowd following a speech at a rally on May 26, 2016 in Billings, Montana. According to a delegate count released Thursday, Trump has reached the number of delegates needed to win the GOP presidential nomination.

Most Latinos favor legal status for undocumented immigrants, but also support enforcement

latino.foxnews.com — Demonstrators yell at police during a protest outside the Immigration Court in New York City on January 8, 2016 in New York City. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)2016 Getty Images An overwhelming majority of Latino registered voters favor giving undocumented immigrants a path to legal status, and believe that immigrants bring ideas and entrepreneurial spirit to the United States, a new Fox News Latino poll shows.

Fox News Latino poll: Puerto Ricans, growing core of must-win Florida, favor Clinton over Trump 4 to 1

latino.foxnews.com — They are seen as a swing vote in a battleground state. And if it were up to them, the next president would be Hillary Clinton. A new Fox News Latino poll of 803 registered Latinos voters nationwide showed that of all Latino subgroups, Puerto Ricans gave Clinton the strongest favorability rate, 65 percent, over Trump, who got just 12 percent.
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Aug 24, 2016

Three lucky computer buffs from #Cuba spend summer interning in New York City | Fox News Latino  http://ln.is/latino.foxnews.com/l/V8a7q 

Aug 24, 2016

RT @1200WOAI: The police policy of seizing cash from suspected criminal activity is under fire in the legislature. Details at 10  http://WOAI.com/listen 

Aug 24, 2016

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