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12 million Latinos to vote in US polls


September 13th, 2012 - 10:43 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Sep 13 (IANS) Around 12 million Latinos - people with Latin American ancestry - are expected to exercise their legal right to vote in the Nov 6 US presidential ... Read more...

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Indians among illegal immigrants seek relief from deportation


August 16th, 2012 - 11:06 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Aug 16 (IANS) Thousands of young, undocumented immigrants including Indians have began applying for relief under President Barack Obama's mini DREAM Act that allows them to work without ... Read more...

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Latino voters sticking with Obama, Democrats: Poll


December 29th, 2011 - 3:51 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Dec 29 (IANS) Latino voters strongly support President Barack Obama and his Democratic Party despite dissatisfaction with the administration's deportation policies, according to a new poll.The survey by ... Read more...

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Only 31 percent Latinos, Asians voted in 2010 US midterm elections: Report


April 27th, 2011 - 2:51 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr 27(ANI): A record 14.7 million Latino voters sat out the 2010 U.S. midterm elections, a new report by the Pew Hispanic Center has said.According to the report on minority voting, ... Read more...

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Lowest white, highest black turnout helped Obama in US elections


May 1st, 2009 - 9:19 am ICT by IANS
New York, May 1 (IANS) The lowest white turnout and record black women and youth ballots in the historic November election put Barack Obama in the White House, according new poll ... Read more...

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Obama tally climbs to 349-163


November 6th, 2008 - 12:57 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Nov 5 (IANS) In winning the presidency, Barack Obama not only thumped Republican John McCain in the Electoral College tally, but also handily won the popular vote and redrew the great ... Read more...

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Hispanics support Obama in four crucial states: Poll


September 10th, 2008 - 12:44 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Sep 10 (IANS) Some nine million Hispanics are eligible to vote in the Nov 4 presidential elections, and in four crucial states Latinos favour Democrat Barack Obama, EFE reported Wednesday quoting ... Read more...

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Obama to spend $20 mn to rally Hispanic voters


July 30th, 2008 - 12:17 am ICT by IANS
DPA Washington, July 29 (DPA) US Democratic presidential candidate Barack Obama plans to spend some $20 million on a nationwide campaign to gain the support of Hispanic voters, his campaign announced Tuesday. The ... Read more...

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