New enrollment statistics show several Nevada colleges are closer to earning the sought-after Hispanic Serving Institution designation.
Vice President Joe Biden called for quick passage of the immigration reform measure before Congress.
Vice President Joe Biden will speak at a Latino conference in Las Vegas next month.
One group is hoping to persuade Latinos to vote Republican this election year.
Latino voters were initially pegged as one of the more influential groups in the election, one of the most necessary demographics to win over to ensure a general victory. But reported declines in both Latino voter registration and participation, and overall growth of the Latino population of Las Vegas and other major cities, all reflect a national trend that could ultimately curb the influence Hispanic voters have in the 2012 election.
Republican U.S. Sen. Dean Heller buckled down against immigration reform that would grant illegal immigrants amnesty.