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Why Bernie Sanders could have a lot of trouble securing Latino voters




WASHINGTON, DC - SEPTEMBER 17:  U.S. Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT) listens during a news conference about private prisons September 17, 2015 on Capitol Hill in Washington, DC. Sanders was joined by Rep. Keith Ellison (D-MN) to announce that they will introduce bills to ban private prisons.  (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)
WASHINGTON, DC - SEPTEMBER 17: U.S. Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT) listens during a news conference about private prisons September 17, 2015 on Capitol Hill in Washington, DC. Sanders was joined by Rep. Keith Ellison (D-MN) to announce that they will introduce bills to ban private prisons. (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)
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Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders was in Las Vegas on Sunday for an event aimed at wooing Latino voters.

Supporters crowded into a soccer stadium on the outskirts of town to hear him speak about immigration and deportation. 

Latinos could make or break the race for Sanders, but he faces an uphill battle. This much becomes clear when comparing campaign infrastructure in the battleground state. The Sanders campaign opened its first field office in Nevada last month; the Clinton campaign has been operating in the state since April. 

Guardian reporter Rory Carroll was at the campaign event and spoke about it with Take Two's Alex Cohen. 

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