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Victoria M. DeFrancesco Soto

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Victoria DeFrancesco Soto

Victoria M. DeFrancesco Soto

Victoria M. DeFrancesco Soto, Ph.D. is a MSNBC and NBCLatino Contributor and fellow at the Center for Politics and Governance at the LBJ School of Public Affairs at the University of Texas.


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What do the Texas Republican Party and the president have in common? Nothing, except their support of an immigrant guest worker program.

Hammered by the recession, the key Latino voting bloc is concerned with the economy and education, too.


Arizona's brand of cowboy politics is volatile but not uncommon to the style of Western state politics.
Would the GOP contenders feel the same about immigration if the folks trying to cross the border were Canadians?