The Courting of Hispanic Voters There is little doubt that Hispanics will play a significant role in this year's presidential race. The Census Bureau reports an 18 percent jump in Hispanic voters in 2006, compared with the previous midterm election. They are also a big part of the population in key swing states, such as Florida, New Mexico and Colorado.
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The Courting of Hispanic Voters

Tensions Persist For Blacks, Latinos In New Orleans

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'Bush Hispanics' Say Goodbye To GOP

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Latinas For McCain, Finding Fault With Obama

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Latinos Crucial To McCain's Western Strategy

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McCain, Obama Court Hispanics

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Iraq War Is Key Election Issue For N.M. Hispanics

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N.C. Sees Push To Register Young Latino Voters

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Through Ads, Candidates Vie For Hispanic Voters

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