Tag Archive for Latino voters

Cano and Iglesias Go the Full Trump in Santa Ana

A recent report by NALEO showed that Latino voters in California by and large detest Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump with only 11 percent absolutely certain or likely to vote for Trump largely due to his offensive comments about Mexicans being rapists, murderers and criminals.  But in Orange County, you don’t have to go far to…

Sanchez is the overwhelming choice of Latino voters for US Senate

If you were at all curious about the impact of the Latino vote in the presidential and federal downticket races, NALEO’s survey of Latino voters offers this new survey. The poll covers states with a significant Latino population and there’s a state-by-state breakdown.  When we get to the US Senate candidates, Congresswoman Loretta Sanchez holds…

Election Leapfrogging Puts Bao, Martinez On Top

Michele Martinez

Votes are still being counted from last week’s election and yesterday’s fresh batch of results moved some pieces around on the election chessboard. Notably, Garden Grove mayor Bao Nguyen has moved into second place in the race for CD-46 opening up a 578 vote lead over Republican Bob Peterson.  We’ll note it still places Nguyen,…

Big Night for Democrats in OC

For the fist time, Democrats beat Republicans in voter turnout for a primary election in Orange County and there were several surprises with last night’s primary results.  Here’s a quick snapshot below: Polls tightened in California between Secretary Hillary Clinton and Senator Bernie Sanders leading up to Tuesday night’s election.  With the Associated Press calling…

Super Tuesday for Trump and Hillary

Super Tuesday is here and the good news is when the Wednesday morning sun rises, both major parties will have clear frontrunners that are almost impossible to stop.  For Bernie Sanders fans, celebrate his decisive win in Vermont which has far fewer people than OC.  Hillary wins every other state pretty decisively. For Republicans, it…