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(Photo via Reporte Hispano)

Opinion: Another Latino Politician Embarrasses His Community

Crime, Government, Latino, Metro Area, Opinion October 3, 2017 at 3:32 pm

Reporte Hispano devoted a rare editorial to Paterson, New Jersey, Mayor José “Joey” Torres after he pleaded guilty in a corruption case, arguing that he has shamed all Hispanics.

Campaign posters in Paterson, N.J., before Tuesday's mayoral election (Photo by  Humberto Arellano via El Diario).

Three Hispanic Candidates Vie For Paterson, NJ Mayor

Latino, Metro Area, Politics May 12, 2014 at 3:01 pm

Hours before Tuesday’s mayoral election, Paterson, New Jersey residents are closely following the race in which, for the first time, eight candidates – three of them Hispanic – vie for the biggest municipal job, El Diario/La Prensa reports.