By Sugey Palomares | 03/19/2013 - 15:32 | 0 Comments
After a day since President Barack Obama announced his Cabinet nomination, he is already feeling the heat from conservatives about his pick. Dominican American Thomas Perez was offered the seat as the next Secretary of...
By Sugey Palomares | 03/18/2013 - 14:35 | 0 Comments
This morning, President Obama nominated Assistant Attorney General Thomas Perez to succeed Hilda Solis' post as head of the Labor Department. Throughout his career as a civil rights lawyer, he has fought hard for working class families and vowed to continue on that path if confirmed. Perez would also become the first Dominican-American to...
By Kamren Curiel | 03/06/2013 - 12:41 | 0 Comments
Hollywood heavyweights Sean Penn and Oliver Stone both released statements following the death of Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez on Tuesday. Penn was a longtime supporter of the late president who lost his fight with an undisclosed type of pelvic cancer at 58.
"Today the people of the United States lost a friend...
By Sugey Palomares | 03/05/2013 - 18:45 | 0 Comments
Whether you saw him as a political savior or socialist tyrant, Venezuelan president Hugo Chávez lived up to his reputation of being a fighter. Diagnosed with cancer in 2011, the 58-year-old leader was dedicated to beating cancer and completing his new six-year term. As we honor the legacy and history he left behind, we take a look back at Chávez’s declining...
By Viviana Hurtado | 03/05/2013 - 16:47 | 0 Comments
I’m trying to figure out how to explain the impact of sequestration to my Latina readers. These are the automatic cuts divided evenly between defense and domestic spending, totally $1.2 trillion dollars over ten years that kicked in last week when Congress and The White House couldn’t come to an agreement on the federal budget deficit....
By Sugey Palomares | 03/05/2013 - 10:35 | 0 Comments
Jeb Bush may be trying to become a major player in the national debate about immigration. The former Florida Governor is on the road promoting his new book,...
By Kamren Curiel | 02/28/2013 - 15:54 | 0 Comments
Venezuelan vice president Nicolas Maduro said President Hugo Chavez is fighting for his life while he continues to undergo cancer treatment, according to the AP News.
Chavez hasn't spoken publicly since Dec. 2012, when he...
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