Hispanics

Texas governor Rick Perry  (credit: Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Perry’s Immigration Strategy May Woo Hispanics

Rick Perry is calling his Republican rivals “heartless” and using ethnically charged language to defend moderate parts of his immigration record.

09/28/2011

A 5-month-old waits while her mother shops for groceries. (credit: John Moore/Getty Images)

Births, Not New Immigrants, Push U.S. Latino Growth

With immigration slowing, babies born in the U.S. rather than newly arrived Mexican immigrants are now driving most of the fast growth in the Latino population.

07/14/2011

A police officer frisks a man along the side of the road. (credit: JOHAN ORDONEZ/AFP/Getty Images)

Councilman Says FWPD Racial Profiling Report Shows Bias

A Fort Worth City Council member is raising questions about the results of the police department’s racial profiling report.

05/24/2011

Hispanics accounted for more than half of the U.S. population increase over the last decade. (credit: ELMER MARTINEZ/AFP/Getty Images)

New Census Milestone: Hispanics Reach 50 Million

In a surprising show of growth, Hispanics accounted for over half of the U.S. population increase over the last decade.

03/24/2011

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