Mexican Americans have been in the Pacific Northwest since the 1850s

Mexican Americans have been in the Pacific Northwest since the 1850s

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Latino’s in the United States Mexican Americans have been in the Pacific Northwest since the 1850s, and they have continued to migrate to America for the chance of a better life. Revolution and the resulting chaotic economic conditions in Mexico caused hundreds of thousands of Mexicans to enter the United States in the years from 1917 to the outbreak of the Great Depression in1929. Today most Mexican Americans make up six out of ten of the Hispanic according to the census count 2000, the majority of which live in the states of California, Arizona, New Mexico, and Texas. Speakers of Mexican American language are English Only (EO) speakers. The Mexican American language, also known as Chicano English, is the product of two major relexi"cations that took place in the history of Mexico over the past 500 years (relexi"cation is a term from linguistics for the mechanism by which one language changes its lexicon to that of another language). Of the 41.3 million Latinos in the United States 2004, about 23 percent (9.5 million) identify themselves as Protestants or other Christians (including Jehovah's Witnesses and Mormons). Moreover, 37 percent (14.2 million) of all Latino Protestants and Catholics say they have been born again or are evangelical, according to statistics compiled in the volume, Latino Religions and Civic Activism in the United States (2005, Oxford University Press). In Politics, with the Mexican Americans, in just the last decade, are showing significant political activity around issues such as environmental, racism, immigration, and affirmative action. Political participation has increased significantly over the past few years. With these issues along with education, housing, healthcare, and others, it has promoted action from groups who are striving for equality for Mexican Americans, just as civil rights leaders do for African Americans . Mexican Americans are a diverse political group whose interests cannot be easily pigeonholed, and therefore members of politics work hard to get the Mexican American vote,
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Latino’s in the United States because they are aware the their presence is that of a strong one, and their votes make a huge impact at the polls. Jeffrey Grogger and Stephen Trejois, economists whose research focuses on problems of the low- income population, analyzed the intergenerational progress of Mexican-origin workers in the California and U.S. labor markets to analyze rather it is falling behind or moving up, and to study the progress of Mexican Americans, they compared the educational attainment and hourly
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