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"gioconda arguello" Discussed on KQED Radio

KQED Radio

03:42 min | 3 months ago

"gioconda arguello" Discussed on KQED Radio

"A month. I don't know how to live in Mexico. I never go there lion is canvassing is part of a larger effort by her union Sister organization, the Culinary Workers Union. It represents about 60,000 hospitality workers in Nevada, the majority of whom are Latino. Union began canvassing for Biden in August, Well before the Biden campaign itself started knocking on doors in Nevada. Right now, you know the Latino community has been suffering with this pandemic. Gioconda Arguello. Kline is the secretary treasurer of the Culinary Workers Union. She says President Trump's handling of the Corona virus pandemic has hit Latinos, especially hard. In Nevada. Latinos make up about 30% of the population but account for more corona virus infections than any other group. We cannot afford another four year for President Trump, and we need to be sure by then become to be the precedent. But it wasn't Biden, who most Latinos in the State caucus for back in February. Bernie Sanders was the most popular candidate. An analysis by found that of majority Latino precincts, 70% backed Sanders. This is like two some concern among Democrats that Biden isn't motivating Latino voters. But Adrian Panto Ha doesn't see it That way. That enthusiasm gap is not there. We see a highly energized looking a population. Panto Ha is an analyst for Latino decisions, a public opinion firm focused on Latinos. He says that when it comes to getting Latinos to the polls, enthusiasm doesn't matter nearly as much as voter contact people vote because either have the resource is to go to politics or because politics comes to them. And when it comes to Latinos, which is a resource for community politics, coming to them is pivotal. Back on the streets of Reno. I speak with Javier or Maldonado, The young man Leone was canvassing. He tells me his vote is going to bite. When asked why he talks less about Biden and more about Trump, he'll say something, but he'll never really think about how he's gonna do it. And later on. He just does the opposite of what he actually said. He's going to do in general that just tells me that he doesn't know what he's doing. As for Leone herself, she won't be voting at all. Not because she doesn't want to, but because she can't Is a green card holder without US citizenship. Canvassing is as close as you'll get to the ballot box. This election cycle for NPR news. I'm Benjamin Pain

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"gioconda arguello" Discussed on KQED Radio

KQED Radio

02:27 min | 3 months ago

"gioconda arguello" Discussed on KQED Radio

"A month. I don't know how to live in Mexico. I never go there lion is canvassing is part of a larger effort by her union Sister organization, the Culinary Workers Union. It represents about 60,000 hospitality workers in Nevada, the majority of whom are Latino. Union began canvassing for Biden in August, Well before the Biden campaign itself started knocking on doors in Nevada. Right now, you know the Latino community has been suffering with this pandemic. Gioconda Arguello. Kline is the secretary treasurer of the Culinary Workers Union. She says President Trump's handling of the Corona virus pandemic has hit Latinos, especially hard. In Nevada. Latinos make up about 30% of the population but account for more corona virus infections than any other group. We cannot afford another four year for President Trump, and we need to be sure by then become to be the precedent. But it wasn't Biden, who most Latinos in the State caucus for back in February. Bernie Sanders was the most popular candidate. An analysis by found that of majority Latino precincts, 70% backed Sanders. This is like two some concern among Democrats that Biden isn't motivating Latino voters. But Adrian Panto Ha doesn't see it That way. That enthusiasm gap is not there. We see a highly energized looking a population. Panto Ha is an analyst for Latino decisions, a public opinion firm focused on Latinos. He says that when it comes to getting Latinos to the polls, enthusiasm doesn't matter nearly as much as voter contact people vote because either have the resource is to go to politics or because politics comes to them. And when it comes to Latinos, which is a resource for community politics, coming to them is pivotal. Back on the streets of Reno. I speak with Javier or Maldonado, The young man Leone was canvassing. He tells me his vote is going to bite. When asked why he talks less about Biden and more about Trump, he'll say something, but he'll never really think about how he's gonna do it. And later on. He just does the opposite of what he actually said. He's going to do in general that just tells me that he doesn't know what he's doing. As for Leone herself, she won't be voting at all. Not because she doesn't want to, but because she can't Is a green card holder without US citizenship. Canvassing is as close as you'll get to the ballot box. This election cycle for NPR news. I'm Benjamin Pain in Reno. Coming up. Tomorrow on morning edition will have the latest on the search of Corona virus cases across the.

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In Nevada, Latino Activists Go Door-Knocking For Biden

All Things Considered

03:42 min | 3 months ago

In Nevada, Latino Activists Go Door-Knocking For Biden

"A month. I don't know how to live in Mexico. I never go there lion is canvassing is part of a larger effort by her union Sister organization, the Culinary Workers Union. It represents about 60,000 hospitality workers in Nevada, the majority of whom are Latino. Union began canvassing for Biden in August, Well before the Biden campaign itself started knocking on doors in Nevada. Right now, you know the Latino community has been suffering with this pandemic. Gioconda Arguello. Kline is the secretary treasurer of the Culinary Workers Union. She says President Trump's handling of the Corona virus pandemic has hit Latinos, especially hard. In Nevada. Latinos make up about 30% of the population but account for more corona virus infections than any other group. We cannot afford another four year for President Trump, and we need to be sure by then become to be the precedent. But it wasn't Biden, who most Latinos in the State caucus for back in February. Bernie Sanders was the most popular candidate. An analysis by found that of majority Latino precincts, 70% backed Sanders. This is like two some concern among Democrats that Biden isn't motivating Latino voters. But Adrian Panto Ha doesn't see it That way. That enthusiasm gap is not there. We see a highly energized looking a population. Panto Ha is an analyst for Latino decisions, a public opinion firm focused on Latinos. He says that when it comes to getting Latinos to the polls, enthusiasm doesn't matter nearly as much as voter contact people vote because either have the resource is to go to politics or because politics comes to them. And when it comes to Latinos, which is a resource for community politics, coming to them is pivotal. Back on the streets of Reno. I speak with Javier or Maldonado, The young man Leone was canvassing. He tells me his vote is going to bite. When asked why he talks less about Biden and more about Trump, he'll say something, but he'll never really think about how he's gonna do it. And later on. He just does the opposite of what he actually said. He's going to do in general that just tells me that he doesn't know what he's doing. As for Leone herself, she won't be voting at all. Not because she doesn't want to, but because she can't Is a green card holder without US citizenship. Canvassing is as close as you'll get to the ballot box. This election cycle for NPR news. I'm Benjamin Pain

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"gioconda arguello" Discussed on WNYC 93.9 FM

WNYC 93.9 FM

03:47 min | 3 months ago

"gioconda arguello" Discussed on WNYC 93.9 FM

"A tried and true way for campaigns to get out the vote. But while going door to door isn't this popular during a pandemic Latino activist working to get out the vote in the swing state of Nevada are doubling down on it. Marino. Benjamin Pain has this report. Henry Kettle unit is waiting to see if anyone will answer the door at this house in a working class neighborhood of Reno. During a pandemic. People are even more hesitant than usual to talk to canvassers. But finally, a young man comes outside almost as a hotel housekeeper Lyonnaise used to knocking on doors, but this is her first time canvassing a presidential election. She made the two hour trek from her home in Sacramento to help her union get out the vote for Joe Biden in the swing state of Nevada in particular, its swing East County, Wash. Oh, but lie unit isn't taking it for granted that Democrats will repeat their 2016 victory in the Silver State. And this election is personal to her. These foreign precedent they start they could have, the doctor said No. She's talking about deferred action for childhood arrivals, or Dhaka, The Obama era program that prevents the deportation of hundreds of thousands of immigrants who were brought to the U. S illegally is Children. Among those doctor recipients is Lyonnaise adult son who came to the country when he was a baby. President. Trump has tried and so far failed to eliminate the program. Biden says he will protect it a lot of people they don't know their their country's my son, always a month. I don't know how to live in Mexico. I never go there lion is canvassing is part of a larger effort by her union Sister organization, the Culinary Workers Union. It represents about 60,000 hospitality workers in Nevada, the majority of whom are Latino. Union began canvassing for Biden in August, Well before the Biden campaign itself started knocking on doors in Nevada. Right now, you know the Latino community's been suffering with this pandemic. Gioconda Arguello. Kline is the secretary treasurer of the Culinary Workers Union. She says President Trump's handling of the Corona virus pandemic has hit Latinos, especially hard. In Nevada. Latinos make up about 30% of the population but account for more corona virus infections than any other group. We cannot afford another four year for President Trump, and we need to be sure by then become to be depressing, But it wasn't Biden, who most Latinos in the state caucused for back in February, Bernie Sanders was the most popular candidate. An analysis by found that of majority Latino precincts, 70% backed Sanders. This is led to some concern among Democrats that Biden isn't motivating Latino voters. But Adrian Panto Ha doesn't see it That way. That enthusiasm gap is not there. We see a highly energized Latino population. Panto Ha is an analyst for Latino decisions, a public opinion firm focused on Latinos. He says that when it comes to getting Latinos to the polls, enthusiasm doesn't matter nearly as much as voter contact people vote because either have the resource is to go to politics or because politics comes to them. And when it comes to Latinos, which is a resource for community politics, coming to them is pivotal. Back on the streets of Reno. I speak with Javier or Maldonado, The young man Leone was canvassing. He tells me his vote is going to bite. When asked why he talks less about Biden and more about Trump, he'll say something, but he'll never really think about how he's gonna do it. And later on. He just does the opposite of what he actually said. He's going to do in general that just tells me that he doesn't know what he's doing. As for Leone herself, she won't be voting at all. Not because she doesn't want to, but because she can't Is a green card holder without US citizenship. Canvassing is as close as you'll get to the ballot box. This election cycle for NPR news. I'm Benjamin Pain in Torino..

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"gioconda arguello" Discussed on KQED Radio

KQED Radio

12:01 min | 11 months ago

"gioconda arguello" Discussed on KQED Radio

"For your health insurance in being with different get a strike of sin to become my fighting for that are you know we are really the only seeing we've been saying to the members if they fax it the member had the right to decide you know the witness said the members and the members that will decide what political candidate they want and we will at the end what will going to do is knocking daughter **** may phone calls organized be sure to defeat president trump no matter who does it matter who is the the democratic candidate because we care about what's happening in this company you know I I I I'd really when somebody say in their queues the the unions you know for the saying all you'll know one for the rest of the people we've been saying from day one we want to have a choice we want to have a political act you know health care for the people who don't have healthcare in all government health care I don't know how they can call out and give it to the members the auction until they decide they want to give them they don't healthcare but that's the one way street in you know that's a disagreement about my agreement is we're going to defeat trump if you're just joining us I'm Marie Salada goes here Scott Shafer we are sitting down in Las Vegas with Gioconda Arguello Kline she is the head of the culinary workers union and you know do you this state has changed dramatically I think some people see it as sort of the future of the way the rest of the country could be changing in terms of the growing immigrant population Latinos especially include in terms of it becoming more democratic can you talk about how politics have changed in the vada since you started getting involved at the union does it feel different in twenty twenty putting the health care stuff aside maybe but for Democrats I think in our list taken telling you about the union you know we are video strong political organization with they could really serious you know the elections because we know what affect India's state what affecting asset of food at all what would be for that I'll go and may make a lot of decision for us we want to have I lied there who they don't really care about what happened in the last thing they rather it will happen in the address of the company that's why we think the time we have a dousing our chip stores inside the casinos and we have the then a lot of and I said I in which they did time to explain to everybody little car we need to have these leave there because supporting you in DC shoes you'd really affecting your family my family in law asked today one we've all we know ball for one better some I will explain in the member something along house you have two people they see December five day living in the house and with blaming the people if you know ball you're affecting all your family a you have to go ball because say if you had that dad right you knowing a lot of people in the past and really sacrifice for we have this right in you now having your hand if you should or do you rent that apartment family who live in the home you'll need to go bald they did time in what we do is make phone calls ascendant thanks leaflet and different language you know we have got a little and many Chinese and Spanish English to communicate with their members they know what's going on and they made the right decision when they vote and that's what we do so Nevada has a caucus and we had really voting and I know you have people really voting here in the last week or so what what's gonna happen on Saturday night and how the union be participating that because we saw what happened in Iowa there's a lot of confusion are you confident that things are gonna go smoothly on Saturday I think that the Adlai boating it's been helping a lot that you know we have I think over to seventy thousand people into the you know they in this photo based on you know the double I think that's a Saturday we had the faucet the best song ng I believe you know people is working very hard to have a successful guy because but it's very important they show up really really important and they show up because we have a progressive thing who we need to defeat and remove him you know we cannot leave and the way we leaving and this company with the V. showing hate odd that's no what we want for the next four years and we have to sinking in that the living medium people they need to have an imitation of reform and we had to have a candidate who's going to fight for have one job to be enough and we want to have you you know we're going to work very hard at home you know we've working on putting out a message we want to have a public fully because she always say you know if you would need to healthcare enjoy your politica our government healthcare ing if you keep our own healthcare but at the end we've gone to join the the democratic candidate and would go on to our hot hot hot you do know we do all the time to defeat also organized and you've done you know so well and getting your members to participate what it would do other unions in other states like what do they have to learn from the collar union well I think it will infringe other for me I think everybody has something to offer to everybody had that all members and they know what they doing with that members but I well we know only I didn't write the work estate and we have to work in a seventy single day is the only way we can keep in ninety five percent ninety percent on membership in the casinos you know people that they know all D. Yun Yang a sister wrong getter wing the members they had a strong game ng ng we disagree and agree with it you know is that is battery life you know and you know everybody's thinking and see the same color or you like the same color like everybody like the same color you will know we brother since he's setting like brother since he's there we got to get it and what we need to fight the good against a company would go to get it and while we know like the wooden on duty but out our job is we gonna put the fax you like it there now you decide in a lot of times that way you know when we have negotiations are in we had and it was the issue some people agree some people disagree but at the end they bought it they may you know did did did he did recommend the contract they would recommend the contact to the workers and then we bring in the workers unite them added dignity to accept the contract the asset the Kentucky they're not getting they could they have to be willing to fly and then when we had the big fights we have twenty five thousand people at the Thomas Mack they may go to degrade the gore strike was going to call a strike if they don't agree to go on strike when I'm going to go on strike that's all you know is that is a hit very hard decisions all the time to make in life thus the what if the union is about aiding us we always going to tell the truth add to the members of people don't like it or like it at you know but the truth is the truth we don't and we don't want to stop you know nobody intimidate us do you feel that the membership seems more energized than they were in twenty sixteen doesn't feel any different I think they see a lot of candidates and they even half man say you look I'd knock on wood on Dustin this year did you you'll have to do you have you're you're information you gonna make a decision ang ng you know what do you need to do I you know I am becoming something mom and dad and you know when I was voting has may would you for who you learn about I said that's my goal you have yours but are they excited do you think I think well we've been having good till now so far you know to elect them the candidating I hope Saturday if people everybody show up thank you so much Gioconda Guerra claimed she is the head of the culinary and thank you all right that's a wrap for this week's political breakdown from Vegas baby our producers gamers Roddy and our engineers jahmal leadership team includes Holly Kernan heath and Lizzy beneath Hong Jonathan Blakely hand and I'm Scott Shafer you can follow me on Twitter scratches and Emery so I guess you can find me on Twitter at them well I guess that is a wrap for this week's political breakdown we'll see after the democratic caucuses support for KQED comes from the black institute in Marin county a globally recognized pioneer in the field of research on aging an extra twenty years of life is now possible learn more it back institute dot org technicians starts tonight at ten and host my organs tonight tonight speaks with Peter Calthorpe the co founder of urban footprint he's also the author of urbanism in the age of climate change they'll talk about redesigning the urban and suburban landscape with new goals using data and analytics technician coming up at ten o'clock tonight right after overheard with Evan Smith which is coming up next tomorrow it'll be sunny with highs in the sixties to low seventies and expect things to warm up as we head through the week in fact by Thursday we might hit some low eighties in some East Bay locations good evening I'm sandy Althaus and you're listening to KQED FM San Francisco K. 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FM north highland Sacramento nine thirty now funding for overheard with Evan Smith is provided in part by Hilco partners a Texas government affairs consultancy Claire and Carl Stewart and by Laura and John Beckwith hobby family foundation I'm Evan Smith he's an award winning poet whose memoir how we fight for our lives has just been published he's site Jones this is overheard our experience of not having a what has befallen other nations in Africa maybe some bad caused him to sleep and and over time what this is all before we get to welcome thank you and congratulations on this I think it's an enormous accomplishment of this book as I shared with you before we came out I don't like anything I'm not moved by anything okay only closed off okay your Elsa this I I well okay hold the second time I read this book I got teary because I really think that it is as moving a story even though your story is on everybody's story everybody story is not your story connect the second the universality of it the fact that we all see in ourselves a time in our lives we were trying to figure out who we were because really that's what this yes that isn't that's the work that's what the book is about why did you decide to write basic question arm I mean I think like many writers you know we write to understand we right because you know we're curious and interested in something that happened yeah something that I struggled with though as I was growing up and you see this a bit in the book that I I knew.