Thursday, November 09, 2006
ATLANTA -- Hispanics said ''adiós'' to President Bush's Republican Party in Tuesday's midterm elections, voting in much greater numbers than expected for Democratic candidates in an apparent rejection of the ruling party's efforts to blame much of the nation's problems on undocumented migrants. About 73 percent of Hispanics voted for the Democratic Party on Tuesday, while only 26 percent voted for Republican candidates. In the 2004 presidential elections, 55 percent of Hispanics voted Democrat and about 42 percent voted Republican. Read the full column here, and let me know what YOU think.