#enespañol Campaign

Enespanol

  • According to the Pew Research Center 35.8 million Hispanics speak Spanish at home.
  • According to the U.S. Census, approximately 3.6 million Florida residents speak Spanish.
  • Candidates and state political parties around the nation continue to not include Spanish on their websites in highly populated Hispanic states.
  • Many do not have communications directors that are fluent in Spanish to give information to the media in Spanish and to the community.
  • Through the Voting Rights Act, The Department of Justice requires election offices to have information in Spanish if more than 5 percent of voting age citizens are considered part of the language minority group and have limited English proficiency.
  • In Florida, Broward, Hardee, Hendry, Hillsborough, Lee, Miami-Dade, Orange, Osceola, Palm Beach and Polk counties are required by law to provide language assistance in Spanish.
  • Florida is one of the states that neither the Republican Party of Florida nor the Florida Democratic Party has a website in Spanish.
  • The Republican Party of Florida has just hired a bilingual communications director.  The Republican Party of Texas and California do not have a bilingual communications directors.  The Texas and California Democratic Party have bilingual communications directors, yet the Florida Democratic Party still does not.

Sabemos lo dificil que es entender a veces todo en ingles.  Pare leer esto en español vaya a: http://politicalpasion.com/2015/05/14/enespanol-campaign/

#enespañol