California governor Gavin Newsom survived a recall election this Tuesday, securing a double-digit victory with two-thirds of the votes counted.
The White House is focusing on educational opportunities for Latinos ahead of upcoming elections.
The daughter of a Salvadorian and North African immigrant father and an Irish and Lebanese mother, Hala Ayala won the Democratic Party nomination for lieutenant governor in June, beating five opponents for the state's second-highest office.
Former candidate Jon Santiago dropped out of the race in July.
Boston's Latino population now comprises just over 130,000 people - or 16% of all Latinos in the state of Massachusetts.
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Hispanic Director of Communications for the RNC, Jaime Florez, told LPO, "The RNC is concerned that the Democratic Party's leftist and most radical wing is exerting a lot of influence.
In January, councilman David Farajollahi made history by becoming the first Hispanic and Persian to serve on city council in Manassas, Virginia.
Some prominent Latino politicians are calling for Latinos to back Gavin Newsom amid slipping support among the community.
Councilman Canek Aguirre, who is originally from Los Angeles and the son of Mexican immigrants from the state of Puebla, stands out as a progressive leader focused on improving the lives of all Alexandrians.
In an exclusive interview with LPO, the National Chairwoman of the Republican National Hispanic Assembly (RNHA), Betty Cardenas, discussed the RNHA's outreach strategy for engaging the Latino community and why Republicans will win the midterm elections next year.