The Impact Of Hispanic Immigrants In America

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Ever since the discovery of the New Word by the Spanish, people of many different ethnic backgrounds have migrated to America. On such example is the Asian and Hispanics population. Since the late 1970’s, there has been an enormous increase in the number of immigrants coming over to America. As a result, the population of Hispanics and Asians has risen dramatically to about 40 million in just the last couple of years in the United States. This vast uprising in population has pushed America to change many of its economic, social, and political traditions, some of which we have grown accustomed to. These rapid changes in our traditions have also led many people to question whether this has affected our society in a positive or negative way. Based on my experience as being a Hispanic immigrant, I can say that these changes have affected our society in a positive way.
The United States is considered by many to be a country of immigrants and a land of opportunity. The current Hispanic and Asian population in my opinion is very similar to that of the first group of immigrants. A big similarity that I found was that
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In 2008, Obama broke the chain of only having white presidents. With the growth of Hispanics, there is a chance that one day for a Hispanic be president. For example, in Texas, the population of Hispanics makes up about 40% of the total residents. This massive population of Hispanics shows the diverse effects of the decisions that politicians make regarding Texas and the variety of Hispanics holding office. We can see a little of that nationally with the policies being made, such as the Dream Act, which helps Hispanics who have been here for at least 5 years go to school or/and have a job. If more Hispanics start to vote and start running for office, it will help change the variety of people holding office and will help Hispanics have a voice in this

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