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Adrian Carrasquillo

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Editor, Latino Coverage — BuzzFeed

Editor, Latino coverage and political reporter @BuzzFeedNews | Covering the 2016 election through a Latino lens. @DarrenSands got my back.

New Clinton Spanish-Language Ad Highlights "First-Time" Voters Opposing Trump — A concerted Spanish-language ad push from the Clinton campaign is underway, with two cuts of an ad highlighting first-time voters set to begin airing on television and digitally in all 50 states.

Nevada Democratic Senate Candidate: "Offensive" To Suggest I'm Not Mexican Enough — WASHINGTON - Democrat Catherine Cortez Masto, running to replace Sen. Harry Reid in one of the most closely watched Senate races in the country, said it was "offensive" to suggest she isn't Mexican enough because she doesn't speak Spanish.

On Campaign Call, Clinton Latino Supporters Air Concerns On Youth Support And Ads — WASHINGTON - A Clinton campaign call with Latino supporters took on new seriousness Thursday regarding the support of young voters and state of Spanish-language advertising, reflecting concerns with tightening poll numbers in the campaign's final weeks. "I've had concerns for a while," said one participant on the call who speaks with donors.

Are You Ready For The Big Debate Immigration Clash Between Trump And Clinton? — WASHINGTON - Everyone knows Donald Trump descended an escalator at Trump Tower when he launched his campaign last summer saying Mexico sends criminals and rapists to the country, promising to build a wall and deport millions.

Vicente Fernandez Came Out Of Retirement To Drop A Corrido For Clinton

Latina And Black Operatives Join Clinton Transition Team In Key Roles — Stephanie Valencia Ramirez and John Jones, two operatives with experience in the Obama administration and on Capitol Hill, have joined Hillary Clinton's transition team, putting two prominent people of color in charge of strategic outreach to the Hill and constituency groups under former Colorado Sen. Ken Salazar, who serves as chair.

New Initiative Looks To Fuel Next Administration's Latino Political Appointments — A Hispanic group that has helped Latino Democrats get elected and a coalition of 40 national Latino organizations are joining forces to identify, elevate and nominate Hispanics to join the next administration.

Latino Registration Efforts With Mexican Rock Band ManĂĄ Hit A Snag In Las Vegas — A key Latino group won't be able to operate one of its voter registration efforts in Las Vegas - highlighting a weird intersection between pop culture, politics, and casinos.

Clinton Turns Back The Focus To Charges Of Trump Racism In Speech To Latinos — WASHINGTON - Hillary Clinton framed the election as a high-stakes choice for Latino voters, highlighting the contributions of Hispanics in the U.S. and contrasting her vision for the community with Donald Trump's, in a speech to the Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute on Thursday.

Clinton Aims To Use DREAMer Program Model To Get Florida Puerto Ricans Out To Vote — WASHINGTON - When Hillary Clinton's campaign launched their DREAMer voter initiative titled "Mi Sueño, Tu Voto" ("My Dream, Your Vote"), the lynchpin of the program was to mobilize undocumented youth who have often served as the face of the immigration movement, and use them to persuade neighbors and friends to vote because the DREAMers cannot.
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