Eva Longoria Supports NJ Senate Hopeful Cory Booker
Eva Longoria Supports NJ Senate Hopeful Cory Booker
By Priscilla Rodriguez | 08/13/2013 - 12:30

Eva Longoria has definitely gone from Hollywood star to political activist.

According to NBC Latino, the former Desperate Housewives actress made her way to New Jersey on Monday to show her support at a campaign rally for Newark Mayor Cory Booker. Longoria is endorsing Booker as he works towards a seat in the U.S. Senate.


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Travel Visas from Cuba to U.S. On the Rise
Travel Visas from Cuba to U.S. On the Rise
By Priscilla Rodriguez | 08/05/2013 - 14:19

It appears more Cubans have been making their way to the United States.

According to Fox News Latino, Granma -- a Cuban Communist Party newspaper -- reported on Friday that the number of Cubans receiving non-immigrant visas to the U.S. has jumped to 79 percent this year.


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NYC Latino Voters Crucial to Mayor Race
NYC Latino Voters Crucial to Mayor Race
By Priscilla Rodriguez | 07/31/2013 - 13:06

Looks like New York City mayor candidates should be busy seeking out the Latino vote.

According to The Huffington Post, Hispanics could possibly make up a quarter of potential voters in NYC's mayoral election.


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Republican Donors Send Letter to GOP Urging Action on Immigration
By Priscilla Rodriguez | 07/30/2013 - 11:45

A political action committee called Republicans for Immigration, which was started by former Commerce Secretary Carlos Gutierrez, sent a letter this morning urging Republican members of Congress to take action on immigration reform.


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Obama Says Immigration Reform Will Miss August Deadline
By Priscilla Rodriguez | 07/17/2013 - 11:09

House Republicans have been debating the "Gang of Eight" immigration reform bill since it was passed by the Senate on June 27.


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Texas Abortion Bill Passed in the Senate
Texas Abortion Bill Passed in the Senate
By Priscilla Rodriguez | 07/15/2013 - 12:29

Texas will soon have a new abortion law to follow.

According to The New York Times, on Friday, the Texas Senate approved the abortion bill which was passed by the Texas House last week. With the Senate's passage, the bill can now be signed into law by Gov. Rick Perry.


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Latino Immigrants are Neither Republican Nor Democrat, Study Finds
Latino Immigrants are Neither Republican Nor Democrat, Study Finds
By Priscilla Rodriguez | 07/15/2013 - 09:55

While political pundit Ann Coulter and Rep. Steve King have claimed that Latinos nearly always vote Democrat, a new analysis is disproving their theory.


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Senate Immigration Bill Would Bring Millions Of Legal Immigrants to U.S. Workforce
By Priscilla Rodriguez | 07/09/2013 - 09:48

The landmark immigration reform bill passed in the Senate on June 27 would allow millions more immigrants into the economy and remake the United States' workforce.


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How Did Marco Rubio Blow His Immigration Moment?
How Did Marco Rubio Blow His Immigration Moment?
By Priscilla Rodriguez | 07/03/2013 - 11:35

When it comes to immigration reform, Sen. Marco Rubio has succeeded where so many others have failed. So how exactly did the "Gang of Eight" member blow his immigration moment?


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Poll Shows Hilary Clinton Would Beat Marco Rubio Among Latinos in 2016
Poll Shows Hilary Clinton Would Beat Marco Rubio Among Latinos in 2016
By Priscilla Rodriguez | 07/03/2013 - 10:31

If Latinos had to choose between Marco Rubio or Hilary Clinton for president in 2016, it seems Clinton would be the winner.


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