Can Mitt Romney Win the Latina Vote?

Why would a young elected Latina be voting for Mitt Romney? That’s probably a question many people would ask in light of Mitt Romney’s low poll numbers with the Hispanic community. And it looks like Marilinda Garcia, a Republican legislator in New Hampshire, has answered. And it involves the theme that Romney and the GOP are hoping will play well — hard work and determination are better than a hand from the government:

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What do you think? Do you agree with Marilinda? Or is she just another Republican optimist?

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