Hispanic Activists to Hold Telephone Press Conference Regarding Lopez-Cantera Pick

January 14th, 2014 —

In an effort to mask his anti-Latino policy priorities, Rick Scott announced Carlos Lopez-Cantera as his pick for Lt. Governor today.  Hispanic activists will hold a telephone press conference at 2:30 PM today to warn voters that Lopez-Cantera will be a rubber stamp for Scott’s anti-Latino agenda.

Rick Scott campaigned aggressively on an anti-Latino agenda in 2010, supporting Tea Party backed, Arizona-style immigration policies.  While in office, Rick Scott has pursued and fought for policies that have hurt Hispanics and Latinos. Rick Scott’s anti-Latino agenda includes: