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Latino Gender and Generation Gaps in Political Ideology

Published online by Cambridge University Press:  27 February 2014

Christina E. Bejarano*
University of Kansas


The 2012 U.S. presidential election reminded both political parties and political researchers about the electoral impact of racial/ethnic minorities and women. In addition, the 2013 U.S. Congress included for the first time in history a majority Democratic delegation made up of women and minorities, while the Republican delegation continued “to be overwhelmingly white and male” (Homan 2012).

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