Latina.com Exclusive: Daddy Yankee Responds to McCain Loss
By smundhra | 11/07/2008 - 18:06

Daddy Yankee may have wound up on the wrong side of history by deciding to side with Republican candidate John McCain during the election, but the reggaeton superstar doesn't have any hard feelings about the outcome.


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Latina.com Exclusive: Latino Celebs React to Election
By smundhra | 11/05/2008 - 15:53

The chatter around office watercoolers across the country today is almost exclusively about Barack Obama becoming President-Elect of the United States, and even our favorite celebrities are dying to give their two cents. We talked to four prominent Obama supporters -- rappers Pitbull and Fat Joe, Ugly Betty star Ana Ortiz, and big-screen ingenue Camilla Belle -- to get their reactions to last night's history-making events. Here's what they had to say:


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Michelle Obama Wears Narciso Rodriguez for Historic Night
By Shani Saxon-Parrish | 11/05/2008 - 13:17

Michelle Obama, the nation's first African-American First Lady, wore a red and black dress designed by Narciso Rodriguez on Tuesday night as her husband Barack Obama became president-elect of the United States.


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New Yorkers Celebrate Obama’s Victory
By Mariela Rosario | 11/05/2008 - 13:02

We joined Remezcla.com and Voto Latino for their Election Night party held at SOB's in downtown NYC. What we found were hundreds of engaged and excited Latinos, some political junkies and others first time voters, but all absolutely energized by this historic presidential race.


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Jessica Alba Reacts to McCain Loss
By smundhra | 11/05/2008 - 12:38

It was like New Year's Eve in New York City last night, but instead of celebrating to usher in a new calendar year, citizens were rejoicing over the dawn of a new era.

The results of yesterday's historic election and President-Elect Barack Obama's moving acceptance speech energized the city. While voters young and old danced and sang in the streets, celebrities of all kinds partied in some of Gotham's hottest bars and clubs.


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The World Reacts to Obama's Election Sweep
By Mariela Rosario | 11/05/2008 - 12:02

All eyes were on the Unites States last night, awaiting the results of the most historic election of our lifetime. When Obama was officially declared the 44th president of the USA, celebrations spanned the globe from the streets of Harlem to the slums of Kibera, Nairobi! Here's what global leaders and everyday people all around the world had to say about President Elect Barack Obama's resounding success in the 2008 presidential election:


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PRESIDENT ELECT BARACK OBAMA
By Mariela Rosario | 11/04/2008 - 14:07

After two years of experiencing the most exhilarating, inspiring and historic presidential election this country has ever seen, Barack Obama can officially be declared the 44th President of the United States of America!


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Latinas Get In On the Election Action, Canvassing for Obama in Florida
By Mariela Rosario | 11/03/2008 - 16:09

You can find them at the one of a kind Casa Obama. An Obama campaign office in West Tampa, FL set up specifically to target Latino and minority voters in the crucial swing state. It's also become a meeting place for like minded Latinas, young and old, born abroad or here in the USA, who say they are sick of the direction our country is headed and want to see some serious change.


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Mexican Rock Group Mana Backs Obama
By Latina Staff | 10/29/2008 - 17:29

Looks like influencers from around the world can't help but weigh in on this year's US presidential election. The latest to throw in their two pesos? Mexican rock group Maná, who came out yesterday in support of Democratic hopeful Barack Obama.


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