Latinos, nationally, played a significant role in the outcome of the 2012 election. Overall, Latinos represented 10 percent of voters with 12 million votes cast from our community. And according to multiple news reports, anywhere from 71 percent to 77 percent of those Latinos voted for President Barack Obama.
We expect that our community will have even more influence in the 2016 Iowa Caucuses and the 2016 General Election.
Important facts to know –
We are a young and growing community:
We are underinsured and underpaid:
We proudly serve our country: 3,302 Iowa Latinos are veterans of the U.S. armed forces (2014).