New Americans in the Voting Booth: The Growing Electoral Power of Immigrant Communities

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Printed for the Immigration Policy Center on Oct 23, 2014 by Walter Ewing and Guillermo Cantor. © Copyright • American Immigration Council • All Rights Reserved






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Walter Ewing
Walter A. Ewing, Ph.D., is the Senior Researcher at the Immigration Policy Center. He has authored or co-authored 20 reports and opinion pieces for the IPC and has published articles in the Georgetown Journal of Law and Public Policy, Stanford Law and Policy Review, and Immigration Law Today. Before joining the IPC, he was an Immigration Policy Analyst at the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops and Program Director of the National Citizenship Network at Immigration and Refugee Services of America. Mr. Ewing received his Ph.D. in Anthropology from the City University of New York (CUNY) Graduate School in 1997 and his B.A. in Sociology and Anthropology from the University of Maryland, College Park, in 1987.












Guillermo Cantor, Ph.D., is the Senior Policy Analyst at the American
Immigration Council, where he also leads the Council’s research
efforts. He has authored numerous publications on immigration
policy and immigrant integration and regularly appears in English-
and Spanish-language media. He also currently teaches sociology
of immigration at Georgetown University. Mr. Cantor holds a Ph.D.
in Sociology from the University of Maryland, College Park.










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