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GOP's pitch to Latinos needs a lot of work
GOP's pitch to Latinos needs a lot of work

It’s that time of year again when Republicans, who are eager to reach out to Latinos, put together a video honoring Latinos' many contributions to this country, all the while remaining silent on some of the issues that matter most to an increasingly influential segment of the electorate. This year’s bilingual GOP video starts with a few words from House Speaker John A. Boehner of  Ohio, followed by Florida Reps. Mario Diaz-Balart and Ileana Ros-Lehtinen and others who praise Latinos' hard work and devotion to family and country. And as The Times’ Lisa Mascaro notes in her story Monday, GOP leaders will also host a policy discussion at the Capitol on...