Astrid Silva, the 2014 receipent of the American Immigration Council’s Immigrant Youth...
Power and Potential: The Growing Electoral Clout of New Citizens
Immigrants – and groups in which immigrants are a large percentage of the population, such as Latinos and Asian/Pacific Islanders (APIs) – are a growing portion of the U.S. electorate. In a closely contested presidential race, the growing ranks of “new citizens” – foreign-born individuals who become “naturalized” U.S. citizens – are increasingly important political players.
Published On: Fri, Oct 01, 2004 | Download File