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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.

Registered Latino voters at record high of more than 16M, national group says

latino.foxnews.com — (Photo by David McNew/Getty Images) The estimated number of registered Latino voters for this presidential election is a record 16.2 million, according to a national bipartisan group that analyzes the Latino electorate. The group, the National Association of Latino Elected and Appointed Officials Educational Fund, is projecting that slightly more than 13 million of these registered voters will cast their ballots on Nov.

Poll: Latinos in key states favor Clinton but have growing distrust of Democrats

latino.foxnews.com — Latino registered voters in four key battleground states have a clear preference for Hillary Clinton over Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump, according to a new poll of Latino registered voters. But the news isn't all good for the Democrats.

Amid historic crisis, Puerto Ricans head to polls hoping for a rescue governor

latino.foxnews.com — The next governor of Puerto Rico will take office amid a $70 billion public debt that outgoing Gov. Alejandro García-Padilla qualified as unpayable. He also will grapple with a $45 billion deficit in its pension system, as well as ailing healthcare and education systems, among other things. According to polls, on Nov.

Puerto Ricans' critical vote in Florida would overwhelmingly go to Clinton, poll shows

latino.foxnews.com — Florida's Puerto Rican voters, viewed as a force that could make a difference in the battleground state on Nov. 8, are overwhelming supporting Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton, a new poll shows. If the election were held now, the poll shows, 74 percent of Puerto Ricans would vote for Clinton - leaps and bounds over the 17 percent who favor her GOP challenger, Donald Trump.

Donald Trump addresses Latino leaders in South Florida at much-postponed event

latino.foxnews.com — Donald Trump at Latino outreach event in Miami. Florida state Rep. Carlos Trujillo sits to his right.Martin Bermudez Fresh off the first debate of the general election on Monday, Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump appeared before an audience of more than 150 Latino business and political leaders in Miami Tuesday afternoon.

Ex Nevada AG hopes to become 1st Latina in Senate, but getting tepid Hispanic support

latino.foxnews.com — Catherine Cortez Masto (left) and Rep. Joe Heck. (Photos: Getty Images) Nevada is shaping up to be a toss-up state - not just in the race for president, but in the one to replace retiring Sen. Harry Reid as well. Polls have consistently showed Republican U.S. Rep.

Latino wins MacArthur ‘genius’ grant for banking initiative aimed at the poor

latino.foxnews.com — José A. Quiñonez, who runs MAF, a San Francisco nonprofit that helps low-income people build a credit history and pay down debt, began life in poverty in Mexico, the son of a mother and father he knew have only briefly.

In immigrant-heavy Elizabeth, NJ, Latinos and Muslims forge civil relations despite barriers

latino.foxnews.com — Piedad Bolanos stood on the steps of a multifamily home on Elmora Avenue, watching in disbelief as police and press swarmed the area around the First American Friend Chicken restaurant, across the street, that she had frequented over the past decade.

GOP congressman from CA faces re-election challenge from Dolores Huerta's son

latino.foxnews.com — Emilio Huerta and his mother, Dolores Huerta.HuertaforCongress.com Emilio HuertaHuertaforCongress.com District 21 in California is 71 percent Latino and overwhelmingly Democratic. Since 2012, it's elected David Valadao as its representative in Congress. And that is quite remarkable - Valadao is a Republican of European descent, the son of Portuguese immigrants.

Lawmakers reignite effort to create a national museum of Latino culture and history

latino.foxnews.com — Sept. 27, 2012: Sen. Robert Menendez speaks in Sayreville, N.J.AP The National Museum of African American History and Culture on the National Mall. (Photo: NMAAHC As the opening of the National Museum of African-American History and Culture on the National Mall draws closer, a renewed push is underway for the creation of a similar museum devoted to Latinos.
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Oct 20, 2016

For first time ever, OAS to send poll observers to U.S. amid Trump's claims of 'rigged' #election | Fox News Latino  http://ln.is/latino.foxnews.com/l/WGTwX 

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