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New NCLRAF/LD Poll in North Carolina: Hagan leads Tillis 40-15 Among Latinos

A new statewide poll of North Carolina’s Latino electorate commissioned by the National Council of La Raza Action Fund (NCLR Action Fund) and implemented by Latino Decisions, shows immigration remains the top priority for Latino voters.  View TOPLINES HERE and SLIDE DECK HERE. There are over 115,000 Latinos registered to vote in North Carolina, and […]

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New NCLRAF/LD Poll in Colorado: Udall leads Gardner 55-14 Among Latinos

Yesterday the  The National Council of La Raza Action Fund (NCLRAF) and Latino Decisions released a new poll of Latino voters in Colorado that finds incumbent Democratic Senator Mark Udall holds a substantial lead over his Republican challenger Cory Gardner. *TOPLINE RESULTS HERE* *SLIDE DECK HERE* The poll finds Udall leading among Latino voters with 55 […]

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Federal Court relies on Barreto-Sanchez expert report in striking down Texas voter ID law

Matt Barreto and Gabe Sanchez authored an expert report in the Veasey v. Perry lawsuit challenging the Texas voter ID law, which was cited by a federal judge in striking down the law.  Barreto and Sanchez conducted a statewide survey of eligible voters in Texas and found that African Americans and Hispanics were statistically more […]

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ICYMI: Recent Coverage of Latino Decisions Research & Insight

Latino Decisions’ senior staff and recent research has been a fixture on television, radio, and print media in recent weeks. In particular, firm co-founders Dr. Matt Barreto and Dr. Gary Segura have been busy with media appearances around the release of their new book, Latino America: How America’s Most Dynamic Population is Poised to Transform […]

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Previewing the 2014 Latino Electorate

At its Washington national headquarters Monday, the National Council of La Raza (NCLR) hosted a 2014 midterm election preview for the national media that featured panelists Matt Barreto and Gary Segura, co-founders of Latino Decisions. Barreto and Segura presented key findings drawn from recent LD research, offered insights and lessons learned from recent national electoral […]

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Latino America: How America’s Most Dynamic Population is Poised to Transform the Politics of the Nation

In conjunction with today’s book release, Latino America: How America’s Most Dynamic Population is Poised to Transform the Politics of the Nation, Dr. Matt Barreto and Dr. Gary Segura are interviewing with an array of outlets interested in their expertise on the Latino electorate. Dr. Barreto and Dr. Segura, professors at the University of Washington and […]

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Monday: Latino Decisions’ Co-Founders at NCLR 2014 Elections Event

Latino Decisions’ co-founders Dr. Matt Barreto and Dr. Gary Segura will be among the featured panelists in a discussion about the Latino vote and the upcoming 2014 elections to be held this Monday, September 29th at noon at NCLR’s national headquarters in Washington, DC.  Dr. Barreto and Dr. Segura will provide key insights into the […]

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Latino Decisions’ Matt Barreto & Gary Segura Share Key Findings from Forthcoming Book on the Latino Electorate

Ahead of next week’s release of Latino America: How America’s Most Dynamic Population is Poised to Transform the Politics of the Nation, Latino Decisions’ co-founders gave interviews to MSNBC and The New Republic. Dr. Matt Barreto and Dr. Gary Segura provide key insights into the Latino electorate and other findings from their forthcoming book, Latino America: How America’s […]

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The Politics of Latino Representation in New Mexico

The New Mexico gubernatorial campaign got noisy last week when Democratic challenger and state Attorney General Gary King’s comments about Republican Governor Susana Martinez were captured on video. In the speech King paraphrases remarks made by prominent labor activist and co-founder of the of the United Farm Workers Dolores Huerta. King said, “She (Huerta) said […]

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Paying for an Unkept Promise: LD Column on Noticias.Univision.com

The latest Latino Decisions column by David R. Ayón  published on the Univision news website this week examines how Latino voters, leaders, and organizations might respond to President Obama’s decision to put off executive action on immigration until after the November election. The decision to delay action undercuts Latino voter enthusiasm in significant fashion. Ayón proposes […]

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