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In the news this morning: The myth of the Latino vote, immigration and the GOP, SB 1070 in the 9th Circuit and more

Opinion | The myth of the monolithic 'Latino vote' - Seattle Times On Latino voters as a culturally, politically, geographically and demographically diverse group.

The GOP's immigration problem - CNN How obstructing Congress on immigration could hurt the Republican party in the midterm elections and long-term.

Democrats see Latino votes as key to winning races - The Associated Press Unlike in the 2006 midterms, some of the most competitive races this year are in states with large Hispanic populations.

Muslim Voters Face Difficult Choice in Tuesday’s Election - Feet in 2 Worlds An interesting take on New York's 13th Congressional District, where both the Democratic and Republican candidates have opposed the Park51 development, the so-called "Ground Zero mosque."

Somali-American Becomes Prime Minister of Somalia - New York Times A former community college instructor from Buffalo, NY takes the nation's top job.

Appeals court in San Francisco to hear arguments on Arizona immigration law - Los Angeles Times The U.S. 9th Circuit Court of Appeals takes on key portions of SB 1070.

Farewell for 'El Show de Cristina' - Los Angeles Times - Cristina Saralegui, Univision's "Spanish Oprah" is moving on.