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mikesilvia
08-28-2012, 01:40 AM
TAMPA -- Nevada Gov. Brian Sandoval will be the first of a handful of prominent Hispanic Republicans to address the GOP convention when he takes the stage in prime time Tuesday night.The popular first-term governor is a rising star in a party with a growing list of up-and-comers to watch -- a roster that includes other Latinos, including Florida Sen. Marco Rubio and New Mexico Gov. Susana Martinez. But Sandoval stands out in his own right. In fact, he might stand more toward the middle in a party steadily shifting rightward. He favors abortion rights, and recently worked with state Democrats...

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duwal
08-28-2012, 08:14 PM
no because large majority of latinos would just look at him as being too white-washed