Want more N.J. Latinos to vote? Meet them where they’re at — even church. | Calavia-Robertson

Don’t tell political consultant Alexandra Acosta that “Latinos don’t vote.” If you do, the 43-year-old de raíces Colombianas (with Colombian roots) will right away let you know she’s sick and tired of hearing that. And she will quickly inform you that if “Latinos don’t vote,” the blame lies largely on neglectful, local politicians and candidates who don’t do much — if anything at all — to earn “the Latino vote” they claim to covet.

 

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