In Texas, candidates and youth-led organizations are focusing on engaging young Latino voters ahead of the Democratic primary. The Hispanic community makes up a third of the state's electorate, but voter turnout in the community is also notoriously low: since 1996, Pew data shows that most eligible Latinos have not cast ballots in US presidential elections. It's key for Democratic candidates to woo Latino voters on "Super Tuesday" on March 3, when some 15 states, including Texas, will go to the polls to decide who will face off against Donald Trump in the November presidential election.
In the wake of the recent shootings in El Paso, Texas, and Dayton, Ohio, the R&B singer took to Twitter to reveal how he has been affected...However, El Paso holds a special place in Khalid's heart because he lived there during his senior year of high school.I didn't feel like I had a home until I moved to El Paso.
The two mass shootings within 24 hours in the U.S. put the focus back on gun control. Saturday’s shooting in El Paso, Texas, killed at least 20 people. A separate incident early Sunday in Dayton, Ohio, left the suspected shooter and at least nine others.
Representative Joaquin Castro, a member of the House Intelligence Committee and a Democrat from Texas, discusses the lack of action to prevent Russian meddling in U.S. elections, the status of Russian sanctions, and the political importance of the Paul Manafort trial.