The overturning of Roe vs. Wade this summer season provided Democrats a brand new playbook for the Nov. 8 midterm elections with regards to profitable the Latino vote: Promise to guard abortion rights. It’s a transfer that goes in opposition to the long-held assumption that Latinos skew socially conservative and maintain antiabortion views rooted of their spiritual beliefs.
At present, as a part of our ongoing protection of the midterm elections, a race in New Mexico provides us a window into the gamble that entry to abortions can assist Democrats win over Latinos. Learn the complete transcript right here.
Host: Gustavo Arellano
Visitor: L.A. Times nationwide political correspondent Melanie Mason
Democrats try out a brand new pitch with Latino voters, one centered on abortion rights
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