The latino vote in the 2010 elections

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The latino vote in the 2010 elections

  1. 1. The Latino Vote in the 2010 Elections:The Pew Hispanic Center<br />BY: Maria Moreno <br />Professor Arguello <br />History 33<br />
  2. 2. Latinos in the 2010 Election<br />For the first time three Latino Republicans candidates won top major statewide offices. <br />In New Mexico, voters elected the nation's first Latina governor, Republican Susana Martinez. <br />In Nevada, Republican Brian Sandoval won the governor's race and became Nevada's first Hispanic governor. <br />In Florida, Republican Marco Rubio won the U.S. Senate race.<br />Although, Democrats won the Latino vote in the 2010 elections. <br />
  3. 3. House Exit Poll Results<br />According to the House Exit Poll Results 60% of Latino voters supported Democratic candidates in House races while 38% supported Republican candidates. <br />In 2006, according to the national exit poll, 69% of Latinos voted for Democratic candidates in their Congressional district races, while 30% supported Republicans. <br />The majority of Latinos support Democratic candidates over Republicans candidates no matter if they are Hispanics candidates or not. <br />

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