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Top 3 Moments When Politicians Were Caught 'Hispandering'

In a recent Buzzfeed article profiling Governor O’Malley from Maryland, his recent pro-immigrant policies were put under a microscope–policies, that as Buzzfeed’s editor of Latino coverage, Adrian Carrasquillo writes, “read like an activist’s wishlist.”

But not everyone is on board with this. GOP spokeswoman Izzy Santa told Carrasquillo, “Winning elections is based on substance and so far Martin O’Malley is relying on Hispandering to win.”

The word “Hispandering” has been used many times before…because it’s happened many times before. We take a look at the top 3 moments when politicians have tried really hard to court the Latino vote.

WATCH: ‘Hispandering’: Is the Term Offensive or Funny?

Credit: Andrea Torres and Bianca Perez

Top 3 Moments When Politicians Were Caught 'Hispandering'

In a recent Buzzfeed article profiling Governor O’Malley from Maryland, his recent pro-immigrant policies were put under a microscope–policies, that as Buzzfeed’s editor of Latino coverage, Adrian Carrasquillo writes, “read like an activist’s wishlist.”

But not everyone is on board with this. GOP spokeswoman Izzy Santa told Carrasquillo, “Winning elections is based on substance and so far Martin O’Malley is relying on Hispandering to win.”

The word “Hispandering” has been used many times before…because it’s happened many times before. We take a look at the top 3 moments when politicians have tried really hard to court the Latino vote.

WATCH: ‘Hispandering’: Is the Term Offensive or Funny?

Credit: Andrea Torres and Bianca Perez

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