Hispanic Voters in Reading Pennsylvania are shifting to the GOP and both parties want to know what is causing the shift.
Context: Many Latino voters in Reading, a working-class city, are shifting from backing Democrats to supporting Republicans.
They voted against Trump in 2016 but shifted to him in 2020.
Trump gains 8% more Latino voters election over election showing the base of the GOP growing in diversity.
What this means: The demographic shift has Democrats panicking due to Biden’s winning margin being less than 100,000 votes in 5 key states.
Social constraints were a barrier to the GOP but Trump’s economy empowers the disaffected voters of yore and gave the GOP a second chance.
Voters are taking a second look, and with the slimmest majority ever in the House and a 50/50 Senate, 2022 could be great for the GOP.
What people are saying: