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CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Jan 21, 2003
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(Studio: Dan Rather) The US Census Bureau’s announcement that Hispanics are now the largest minority group in the country, surpassing African Americans, reported.

(Los Angeles: Sandra Hughes) America’s changing ethnic makeup and shifting political power examined; population statistics cited; excerpt of Jennifer Lopez music video shown; scenes shown of a political rally for California sisters Representatives Linda & Loretta Sanchez. [Pew Hispanic Center Roberto SURO†- states all Latinos don’t have common political goals.] [Tomas Rivera Policy Institute Harry PACHON†- comments on the economic power of Hispanics.]

Rather, Dan;
Hughes, Sandra

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