House Republicans Pass Bill to Slash Food Stamps
House Republicans Pass Bill to Virtually End Food Stamps Program
By anonymous | 09/20/2013 - 11:18

The end of the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) may be underway.

On Thursday, House Republicans voted to pass a bill that would cut spending on food stamps, NBC Latino reports. The vote was 217-210, with no Democrats having voted on the measure, and only 15 Republicans voting against it.


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DREAMers Hold Flash Mob at Capitol
WATCH: DREAMers Hold Flash Mob at Capitol
By Priscilla Rodriguez | 07/11/2013 - 15:31

DREAMers have had a very busy week. First, they came together with the LGBT community to attend an "undocuqueer" wedding. And now they gathered at the Capitol to make their voices heard to the House of Representatives before their meeting on immigration reform.


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Senators Marco Rubio, Bob Menendez and Ted Cruz
Record Number of Latinos Take Their Seats in Congress!
By Samantha Leal | 11/08/2012 - 13:31

A record number of 31 Latinos will be taking seats in the U.S. Congress in January, according to the non-partisan National Association of Latino Elected and Appointed Officials. Three of them will be taking their place in the Senate, while 28 Latinos will head to the House of Representatives, reports the Huffington Post.


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