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LATINO VOTERS AND THE ENVIRONMENT. Latino voters are often identified as concerned with immigration issues, education and the economy. But how much do they care about environmental issues such as Global Warming and Energy? This program explores the findings of a recent national poll sponsored by the Sierra Club.
Guest: Sergio Bendixen, President, Bendixen Associates, Coral Gables, FL.
ALSO, MORE DEATHS BLAMED ON SMOG. Scientists with air authorities in California have found that exposure to fine particles of smog lead to more premature death, hospitalizations and emergency room visits than previously thought. The new system to calculate the risk of premature death would be part of new state regulations.
Guest: Dr. Alvaro Alvarado, Toxicologist, Air pollution expert, Author of a study on PM 2.5 for the California Air Resources Board (CARB), Sacramento, CA.