Two Latina Politicians Offer Differing Views of Appealing To Hispanic Voters

(L- R) Senator Cristina Castro and Catalina Lauf

(L- R) Senator Cristina Castro and Catalina Lauf

With the presidential election drawing near, both parties are looking to draw in every voting demographic they can. The 21st spoke to two Hispanic Illinois-based politicians, one from each end of the political spectrum on their experience appealing to Hispanic voters, and why their party’s platform is equipped to address the issues important to Hispanic voters.


Senator Cristina Castro, Illinois State Senator representing the 22nd Senate District which covers Elgin, Hanover Park, Streamwood, Hoffman Estates, and a portion of Schaumburg.

Catalina Lauf, Former Republican House candidate for the 14th Congressional District in Illinois, and former Trump administration official


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