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

Joaquin Castro, Now In The Spotlight, To Take Aim At Trump In Speech — PHILADELPHIA - Rep. Joaquin Castro has been making the usual rounds - Texas delegation breakfasts and Latino unity events - at this year's Democratic National Convention. But instead of being asked about his brother's chance of becoming Hillary Clinton's vice presidential nominee, the focus has shifted to his own political future.

The Democrats Will Showcase Many, Many Latinos On Wednesday Night — PHILADELPHIA - The Democratic National Convention, like the Republican one before it, has themes each day that the speakers touch on throughout. In addition to a heavy national security theme on Wednesday night, the DNC will be centered on an "Our America" theme that seeks to contrast Clinton and Donald Trump's visions when it comes to inclusion.

Bernie's Best-Known Latina Staffer Set To Join Post-Campaign "Our Revolution" Group — PHILADELPHIA - Erika Andiola, who played a role in shaping and drawing attention to the Bernie Sanders campaign's leftward policy shift on immigration, is set to join "Our Revolution," the Sanders-inspired post-election group created to harness the energy of his campaign, two sources told BuzzFeed News.

Why It Matters That Tim Kaine Speaks Spanish — PHILADELPHIA - The interview on Univision's Al Punto, a Spanish-language Meet the Press analog, was big for Tim Kaine. He talked about building bridges between communities and police, Clinton's emails, an immigration overhaul, and the topic of the vice presidency.

The Democrats' Biggest Contrast With Trump's Immigration Vision Will Be A Family — PHILADELPHIA - The Democrats will be presenting a starkly different immigration message this week during their convention - especially around the issue of undocumented immigration. At the RNC, Donald Trump described a violent America, which featured the suffering of innocents at the hands of vicious undocumented immigrants; the convention also featured people whose son or daughter had been killed by an undocumented immigrant.

Clinton Pollster: 75% Of The Latino Vote A “Difficult” Number To Reach — Hillary Clinton's pollster believes Donald Trump has irreparably damaged himself with the Hispanic electorate - but he won't yet say the campaign thinks it can reach dramatically higher percentages of its support, either. "I think 75% is a difficult number to reach.

Latino And Immigration Groups React To Nominee Trump: The Pivot Is Dead — CLEVELAND - Donald Trump and his policies are well-known at this point - but what Latino and immigrant groups did not know was exactly how it would feel to see Trump espousing the same policies targeting undocumented immigrants on the stage as the Republican nominee.

GOP Delegates React To News Of Ailes Departure — At the Republican National Convention, delegates and attendees responded to the news of Roger Ailes tenure at Fox News coming to an end, with some lauding the decision and others defending the longtime chairman and chief executive, critical that the decision was made before the legal process concluded.

When George W. Bush's 2000 Convention Featured A Latino Theme And Vicente Fernandez

The Mourning Convention: Inside All The Latino Events At The Republican Convention — CLEVELAND - As Kansas and its 40 delegates took their turn in the roll call on the floor of the Republican convention at Quicken Loans Arena, John Kasich was settling into a chair minutes away, just across the Cuyahoga River.
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Jul 29, 2016

RT @darrensands: That time N.C.'s @SenatorBurr told me about not having his ID to vote & said its voter laws weren't discriminatory. https:…

Jul 29, 2016

RT @kenvogel: SCOOP: Charles Koch rejects efforts to set up meeting w/ Trump, even though both are in Colorado Springs right now. 

Jul 29, 2016

RT @joshrogin: Trump just said if he loses, it's not his fault, it's "because you people get lazy, you don't vote."

Jul 29, 2016

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