A conversation about the Latino influence on politics in the US

Americas Now

Since the 1990’s Latinos have had increasing influence on politics in the United States. They’re a demographic that will be closely watched during the 2018 midterm elections which could transform the country’s future. Could the Latino vote help tilt the outcome of any key races?

“Americas Now” anchor Elaine Reyes discusses the Latino factor in politics with our political analyst Laura Carlsen.

Their conversation includes the impact of the Latino vote on U.S. President Donald Trump’s election in 2016. They also discuss the current status of Latino representation in the U.S. Government.

Take a listen.