Larger Latino populations are linked to smaller knowledge gaps between citizen and non-citizen Latinos. So larger clusters of Latino population result in higher rates of knowledge of politics and political processes. Let’s call it political assimilation. This is an important idea when we talk about Latino political participation.
Latinos: How politicos are missing the boat The big secret about Latino politics? It’s that politicians and campaign folks don’t bother to see the trends until after they happen. The political mother-load would be to track Latino politics as it happens. That, and improve messaging and mobilization.