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USA: Warren appeals to Hispanic voters ahead of Nevada caucuses

United States, Las Vegas
February 18, 2020 at 06:54 GMT +00:00 · Published

US Senator and Democratic presidential candidate Elisabeth Warren held a campaign speech inside a market in Las Vegas on Monday, in a bid to sway Hispanic voters ahead of the Nevada caucuses.

Warren touched on income inequality among other topics, in front of an audience of around 100 people.

"Today, a minimum wage job in America will not keep a mother and the baby out of poverty. That is wrong and that is why I am in this fight," she said.

Early voting kicked off in Nevada on Saturday, ahead of the state's caucus scheduled for February 22.

Following the Iowa caucuses, Democratic candidates face another test in the western state, where almost a third of the population are Hispanics.

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US Senator and Democratic presidential candidate Elisabeth Warren held a campaign speech inside a market in Las Vegas on Monday, in a bid to sway Hispanic voters ahead of the Nevada caucuses.

Warren touched on income inequality among other topics, in front of an audience of around 100 people.

"Today, a minimum wage job in America will not keep a mother and the baby out of poverty. That is wrong and that is why I am in this fight," she said.

Early voting kicked off in Nevada on Saturday, ahead of the state's caucus scheduled for February 22.

Following the Iowa caucuses, Democratic candidates face another test in the western state, where almost a third of the population are Hispanics.

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