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JFK Was First to Acknowledge Latino Voting Bloc, Hours Before He was Killed

JFK Was First to Acknowledge Latino Voting Bloc, Hours Before He was Killed

by Jorge Rivas on December 4 2012, 2:25PM

Latinos have influenced presidential elections for more than 50 years.

Topics: /NOW, Politics

Polls: Blacks and Latinos a Big Part of Upcoming Gay Marriage Revolution

Polls: Blacks and Latinos a Big Part of Upcoming Gay Marriage Revolution

by Jorge Rivas on November 13 2012, 11:20AM

If you look at last Tuesday’s exit polls alongside other recent studies you’ll find that as more African Americans and Latinos become registered voters the more likely it is for more same-sex marriage victories.

Topics: Gender & Sexuality, /NOW, Politics

Latino Voters' Election Day Statement: 'Give My Parents Papers'

Latino Voters’ Election Day Statement: ‘Give My Parents Papers’

by Julianne Hing on November 12 2012, 10:38AM

It’s now conventional wisdom that the president won a second term with Latino voters, particularly Latina women. It’s just as clear that they were voting for immigration reform.

Topics: 2012 Election, Election Returns, Politics

L.A. Mariachis Woke Up Latino Voters With Serenades at 7:30am

L.A. Mariachis Woke Up Latino Voters With Serenades at 7:30am

by Jorge Rivas on November 9 2012, 2:45PM

The mariachis serenaded Sun Valley voters to wake up and vote for those who can’t.

Topics: /NOW, Politics

Did Obama's Victory Speech Include Nod to DREAMers?

Did Obama’s Victory Speech Include Nod to DREAMers?

by Jorge Rivas on November 7 2012, 1:45PM

During President Barack Obama’s victory speech Tuesday night he briefly spoke about the “dreams of an immigrant’s daughter.”

Topics: Immigration, /NOW

A People of Color Majority Alters Politics. Movements Change the World

A People of Color Majority Alters Politics. Movements Change the World

by Rinku Sen on November 7 2012, 9:32AM

Politicians, and everyday Americans too, do great things when movements make it impossible to do anything else.

Topics: 2012 Election, Politics, Movement, Second Term

With Obama's Win, He'll Need to Send More Than a Thank You Note to Latinos

With Obama’s Win, He’ll Need to Send More Than a Thank You Note to Latinos

by Julianne Hing on November 6 2012, 10:57PM

Latino voter turnout is up, as expected, and they’re bringing it on home for Obama.

Topics: 2012 Election, /NOW

Pennsylvania's  Spanish-Speaking Voters Face Barriers at the Polls

Pennsylvania’s Spanish-Speaking Voters Face Barriers at the Polls

by Jamilah King on November 6 2012, 6:45PM

Trouble.

Topics: /NOW

Romney Airs Spanish-Language Ad Linking Obama to Hugo Chavez

Romney Airs Spanish-Language Ad Linking Obama to Hugo Chavez

by Jorge Rivas on November 1 2012, 12:40PM

Mitt Romney campaign has been “heavily running” an ad that links President Barack Obama with Venezuelan president Hugo Chávez, Fidel Castro’s niece and Ernesto “Che” Guevara.

Topics: /NOW, Politics

Off the Record, Obama tells Reporter: If I Win, It'll Be Because GOP 'Alienated' Latinos

Off the Record, Obama tells Reporter: If I Win, It’ll Be Because GOP ‘Alienated’ Latinos

by Jorge Rivas on October 24 2012, 1:42PM

The Obama administration set a new record for deportations in 2011, removing nearly 400,000 undocumented immigrants.

Topics: Immigration, /NOW

New Poll Shows More Young, Poor People of Color Identify as LGBT

New Poll Shows More Young, Poor People of Color Identify as LGBT

by Jorge Rivas on October 19 2012, 1:53PM

Two studies released this week debunks many stereotypes about blacks and Latinos being overwhelmingly homophobic.

Topics: Gender & Sexuality, /NOW

Romney Uses the Term 'Undocumented Illegals' in Second Presidential Debate

Romney Uses the Term ‘Undocumented Illegals’ in Second Presidential Debate

by Jorge Rivas on October 17 2012, 9:35AM

It was awkward from the start. Her name was Lorainne and Romney wanted to call her “Loraina.”

Topics: Immigration, /NOW

Rosie Pérez Talks Romney and Love on Maddow [Video]

Rosie Pérez Talks Romney and Love on Maddow [Video]

by Jorge Rivas on October 16 2012, 12:02PM

It’s a great interview, but something else happened that you don’t see on television often these days.

Topics: Arts & Culture, /NOW

Poll: Obama Has Latinos' Support, But Not Necessarily Their Vote

Poll: Obama Has Latinos’ Support, But Not Necessarily Their Vote

by Julianne Hing on October 11 2012, 4:35PM

And a young undocumented immigrant responds to Obama’s latest overture to Latino voters.

Topics: Immigration, /NOW

SNL Also Thinks Romney Sported Brownface for Univision Town Hall

SNL Also Thinks Romney Sported Brownface for Univision Town Hall

by Jorge Rivas on September 24 2012, 2:29PM

Saturday Night Live’s “Weekend Update” host Seth Meyers went on a rant about President Barack Obama’s presidential campaign strategy Saturday and offered up some advice.

Topics: /NOW, Politics

Citizenship and Voter I.D. Laws Could Keep 10 Million Latinos From Voting

Citizenship and Voter I.D. Laws Could Keep 10 Million Latinos From Voting

by Jorge Rivas on September 24 2012, 11:53AM

New study finds that 23 states currently have legal barriers that disproportionately impact voter registration and participation by Latino citizens.

Topics: /NOW, Politics

Romney Asked Four Times If He'll Get Rid of Deferred Action, No Clear Answer

Romney Asked Four Times If He’ll Get Rid of Deferred Action, No Clear Answer

by Jorge Rivas on September 20 2012, 11:55AM

Romney first criticized President Obama for failing to pass immigration reform and then went on pledge to pass immigration himself but evaded the question.

Topics: /NOW, Politics

Latina Voter Schools Romney in New Political Ad

Latina Voter Schools Romney in New Political Ad

by Jorge Rivas on September 19 2012, 4:30PM

The ad stars a Latina who takes Romney to task for saying he would have a better shot at winning the presidency if he were Latino.

Topics: /NOW, Politics

Romney: 'If I Was Latino I'd Have a Better Shot at Winning This Thing'

Romney: ‘If I Was Latino I’d Have a Better Shot at Winning This Thing’

by Jorge Rivas on September 17 2012, 6:28PM

Mitt Romney said Obama supporters are freeloaders who pay no taxes, who don’t assume responsibility for their lives, and who think government should take care of them.

Topics: /NOW, Politics

Romney Will Pledge to 'Fix' U.S. Immigration System in Los Angeles

Romney Will Pledge to ‘Fix’ U.S. Immigration System in Los Angeles

by Jorge Rivas on September 17 2012, 10:57AM

According to excerpts of the speech released to the media, Romney will court Latinos by reminding them about Obama’s inability to pass immigration reform and calling it a failure on his part.

Topics: /NOW

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