ISSUES: Demographic Shift: 110525_News21__BobMiller_676

Alex Rodriguez of Donegan Elementary School in Bethlehem stands atop the Empire State Building in New York City. In 2003, the Pew Hispanic Center released a report forecasting a dramatic shift in the population of Hispanic-American youth. According to the report, the number of American-born Hispanics in U.S. schools would double by 2020, and the rate of Hispanic births in the United States would soon {quote}outpace{quote} immigration.

Alex Rodriguez of Donegan Elementary School in Bethlehem stands atop the Empire State Building in New York City.  

In 2003, the Pew Hispanic Center released a report forecasting a dramatic shift in the population of Hispanic-American youth. According to the report, the number of American-born Hispanics in U.S. schools would double by 2020, and the rate of Hispanic births in the United States would soon "outpace" immigration.