"Republicans warn that the party will pay a
price for antagonizing the nation’s fastest-growing minority
group. “Republicans have done a mystifying job of either ignoring
or offending Hispanic voters,” said Mark McKinnon, a strategist
who worked for former President George W. Bush. “And the
consequences for the general election are likely to be
significant and perhaps determinative to the outcome.”" - Kate Anderson Brower, Mar. 16, 2012.