audio by guest lidia camarillo
TEXAS EDITION – NATIONAL LOBBY DAY. An alliance of immigrant, labor and civic organizations are coming together to register a million new voters and organize more rallies. The coalition is also calling to descend on Washington DC on this day in a national effort to lobby lawmakers to stop the draconian bill HR 4437 and urge for real immigration reform. This program begins with excerpts from President Bush' address this week on his immigration plan.
Lidia Camarillo, Vicepresident, South West Voter Registration and Education Project, San Antonio, TX.
60:43 minutes (55.58 MB)
In a historic development, Sen. Barak Obama won Iowa’s Democratic vote. Gov. Mike Huckabee was favored by Republicans. Sen. Hillary Clinton and Sen. John McCain won New Hampshire. What does this outcome mean for Latino voters? How energized the Latino vote proved to be? What are the plans of Gov. Bill Richardson, the Latino candidate?
60:16 minutes (55.18 MB)