Saturday, May 21, 2016
Silver Lining: Trump Nomination Leads to Huge Increases in Hispanic Naturalization and Voter Registration
The rate at which Hispanic immigrants are becoming naturalized citizens has picked up dramatically this year, doubling rates seen even last year.
And the rate of Hispanic registration to vote, both among recent and long-time citizens, is also way up, tripling in some places.
All of which is an unexpected benefit of Donald Trump's likely nomination as the Republican candidate for president.
There is almost always a silver lining, even in dark events.