By Samantha Leal | 07/31/2012 - 09:47
When Mitt Romney declared during a Republican primary debate in Tampa in January that he would want undocumented immigrants to "self-deport" back to their home countries, you could say that it caused a stir -- especially among Latino voters. It turns out, the general public wasn't alone: John McCain was also disturbed by the comment.
By Fox News Latino | 06/20/2011 - 13:15
Senator John McCain created a firestorm over the weekend when he blamed the out-of-control wildfires in Arizona on undocumented immigrants.
When asked how to explain and fix the wildfires, McCain injected the polarizing issue of immigration into the wildfire crisis.
"We are concerned about, particularly areas down on the border, where there is substantial evidence that some of these fires were caused by people who have crossed our border illegally," he said a press conference over the weekend.
By Mariela Rosario | 04/20/2010 - 16:30
Since when is John McCain a hard line conservative Republican? Though he was once known as a "maverick" it looks like these days, McCain is drinking the right-wing Kool-aid (or maybe it's just too much tea time with Sarah Palin)? Either way, McCain took to Fox News's The O'Reilly Factor to address the incredibly stringent new immigration laws that were recently passed in Arizona.
By Mariela Rosario | 08/07/2009 - 13:49
Jon Stewart took some time on The Daily Show yesterday to examine the statements made by U.S. Senators with regards to Judge Sonia Sotomayor's impending confirmation to the Supreme Court. He noted that it seemed impossible for anyone, Republican or Democrat, to get away from identity politics and acknowledge the fact that—while Sotomayor happens to Latina—she is also imminently qualified for the position she now holds.
By Shani Saxon-Parrish | 08/03/2009 - 09:09
After being approved by the Senate Judiciary Committee on
July 28, a full senate vote is expected this week for federal Judge Sonia
Sotomayor to become the first Latino Supreme Court Justice. While it is almost
certain that Sotomayor will be confirmed by the Democratic-controlled Senate,
Republican Sen. John McCain says he is still on the fence when it comes to
By Monica Herrera | 02/20/2009 - 10:05
From now on, when Daddy Yankee endorses something, expect it to be controversial. At a press conference in Mexico City this week, the reggaeton star implied he'd gladly accept a gig to perform "for anyone," even if they're connected to the drug wars raging that are currently raging through Mexico. His defense, according to Univision.com:
By Monica Herrera | 12/23/2008 - 17:30
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.
By Monica Herrera | 11/03/2008 - 16:00
By Mariela Rosario | 11/03/2008 - 15:25
Are you freaking out as much as we all are? It seems like this election has been going on FOREVER and now, finally, we are at the end of the race. A nervous anticipation grips our country as the world eagerly waits to learn who will be the next President of the United States. International leaders have even weighed in, for the most part enormously in favor of the leading presidential nominee, Barack Obama.