SPOTLIGHT: ILLINOIS ORGY—ROME CONNECTION premieres Monday, Sept. 20 after Catholic Info Hour at 7 PM ET
Despite having a large Catholic population in America, Latinos historically vote against the Faith. For the past three presidential elections, their support for the pro-abortion Democrats has been right around 70%.
About a decade ago, almost 60% of U.S. Latinos identified as Catholic. Today, for the first time ever, Latinos in the United States are not majority Catholic (47%).
According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, when Donald Trump took office the unemployment rate was 4.7%. Pre-COVID-19, it enjoyed a steady decline. Late 2019 to early 2020 marked a half-century low, with American unemployment hovering around 3.5%.
Another important issue for Latinos and especially Catholics is abortion. The contrast between Trump and Biden couldn't be clearer.
Father James Altman, a priest in the diocese of La Crosse, Wisconsin, makes the decision easy for all American Catholics by saying, "You cannot be Catholic and a Democrat — period."
Watch the full episode of Mic'd Up — Latinos for Trump.