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A Closer Look (Portrait of America) #731140

ABC Evening News for Wednesday, Jun 18, 2003
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) New Census declaration that Hispanics now outnumber blacks as the largest minority in the US reported; Hispanic population statistics cited.

(Dallas: Mike von Fremd) The economic & political implications of the growth of the Latino population examined; examples given of marketing to the Spanish speaking in Texas & elsewhere. [MAN - says it is a huge market.] ["Al Dia" newspaper editor Gilbert BAILON†- comments on reaching an audience in Texas.] [United Latin American Citizens Adelfa CALLEJO†- says the large buying power of Latinos needs to be recognized.] [Dalton, Georgia, teacher Martha WASKEY†- says we will {go to Mexico} to see where Latinos come from.]

Jennings, Peter;
von Fremd, Mike

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