18 Latinos with Ties to the White House
18 Latinos with Ties to the White House
By Tom Castaneda | 08/05/2013 - 13:14

Earlier this year, Latino lawmakers criticized President Barack Obama for not doing more to have Latinos serving in his administration. During the President’s first term, two Latinos served in Obama’s first-term Cabinet, Interior Secretary Ken Salazar and Labor Secretary Hilda Solis. Following their resignations, it looked like no Latinos would serve on the Cabinet until Tom Perez was appointed this month as the new Labor Secretary. But Perez isn’t the only Latino serving the president in one capacity or another.


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Happy César Chávez Day! Q&A With His Granddaughter, Julie Chávez Rodríguez (EXCLUSIVE VIDEO)
Happy César Chávez Day! Q&A With His Granddaughter, Julie Chávez Rodríguez (EXCLUSIVE VIDEO)
By Viviana Hurtado | 03/29/2013 - 13:37

I met Julie Chávez Rodríguez inside the White House in what was once the room where a century ago the Secretary of War (now Defense) met to protect and preserve our country.


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