By Priscilla Rodriguez | 10/17/2013 - 08:55 | 0 Comments
After 16 days, Congress finally approved a measure to end the partial government shutdown.
The Senate voted 81-18 in favor of the measure, while the House voted 285-144 in favor.
The only votes against the measure in the Senate came from conservative Republicans, including Sen. Ted Cruz and Marco Rubio...
By Fox News Latino | 10/16/2013 - 14:34 | 0 Comments
President Barack Obama said on Tuesday that stalled immigration reform would be a top priority once the fiscal crisis has been resolved.
"Once that's done, you know, the day after, I'm going to be pushing to say, call a vote on immigration reform," he told the Los Angeles affiliate of Spanish-language television network Univision....
By Fox News Latino | 10/02/2013 - 15:57 | 0 Comments
From informational websites to national parks to processing veterans' claims, the political stare-down on Capitol Hill shows no signs of easing, leaving federal government functions in limbo from coast to coast. Lawmakers in both parties ominously suggested the partial shutdown might last for weeks.
A funding cutoff for much of the government began Tuesday as a...
By Samantha Leal | 08/13/2013 - 10:58 | 0 Comments
Well this is quite the Facebook post. Steve Krieser, assistant deputy secretary of Wisconsin's Department of Transportation, wrote on Facebook that he sees undocumented immigrants as embodying the devil himself, reports ...
By Samantha Leal | 05/28/2013 - 10:52 | 0 Comments
Conservative pundit Ann Coulter said something offensive about Latinos recently. Surprised? We didn't think so. Coulter has continued her racism veiled as foreign policy rhetoric in a new column called, "When did we vote to become Mexico?"
In the column, Coulter states that...
By Sugey Palomares | 05/22/2013 - 09:32 | 0 Comments
By a vote of 13-5, the Senate panel approved the bipartisan immigration bill on Tuesday that would offer 11 million undocumented immigrants a 13-year path to citizenship. The crowd in the room cheered when the...
By Viviana Hurtado | 02/27/2013 - 18:08 | 0 Comments
In 1965, 25,000 people marched to Montgomery, Alabama to help pass the Voting Rights Act. On Wednesday, the Supreme Court, including Associate Justice Sonia Sotomayor, heard arguments on a section of this historic legislation with their decision having a big impact on the Latino vote.
The case is ...
By Samantha Leal | 12/07/2012 - 12:18 | 0 Comments
The conservative pundit Ann Coulter wrote a column on Wednesday that blatantly attacked Latinos. In her column, titled "America Nears El Tipping Pointo," she states that "the deluge of unskilled immigrants pouring into the country" are taking over America, and that the typical...
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