Hispanics Register to Vote in Record Numbers in Key States


The Wall Street Journal


AURORA, Colo.—Hispanic voter registration is hitting record numbers in several key states, including battlegrounds like Colorado, at a time when polls show Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump struggling to gain traction with those voters.

Record numbers of Hispanic voter registrations in battleground states are expected to make an impact in the coming November election. WSJ’s Beth Reinhard joins Tanya Rivero to discuss. Photo: Getty

Mr. Trump drew 22% Hispanic support in the most recent Wall Street Journal/NBC News poll, taken in June, compared to Democratic candidate Hillary Clinton’s 69%. A Pew Research Center poll released last week showed Mr. Trump with 24% Hispanic support nationwide versus Mrs. Clinton’s 66%.