FILE - In this Oct. 7, 2010 file photo, Abel Maldonado speaks in Sunnyvale, Calif., Thursday, Oct. 7, 2010. It's looking like a big election year for Hispanics in Congress. Their House

 

              FILE - In this Oct. 7, 2010 file photo, Abel Maldonado speaks in Sunnyvale, Calif., Thursday, Oct. 7, 2010. It
FILE - In this Oct. 7, 2010 file photo, Abel Maldonado speaks in Sunnyvale, Calif., Thursday, Oct. 7, 2010. It's looking like a big election year for Hispanics in Congress. Their House contingent _ now 25 _ is all but sure to grow by three or four because of redistricting that’s created Hispanic majority districts in California and Texas. On top of that, Hispanics could win seats in New Mexico, Arizona, Nevada and Florida. (AP Photo/Paul Sakuma, File)