Four Reasons Why Hispanics Matter in Iowa—PICTURES
December 15, 2011 | 5:20 p.m.
Thursday night's debate in Iowa will be the last before caucuses begin on Jan. 3, which means Republican candidates will be aiming toward those early voters. Amid nationwide concerns about jobs and the economy, though, immigration has been a hallmark issue in Iowa. In this gallery, we explore how the state's Hispanic population may impact the election.