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The World Reacts to Obama's Election Sweep
By Mariela Rosario | 11/05/2008 - 12:02

All eyes were on the Unites States last night, awaiting the results of the most historic election of our lifetime. When Obama was officially declared the 44th president of the USA, celebrations spanned the globe from the streets of Harlem to the slums of Kibera, Nairobi! Here's what global leaders and everyday people all around the world had to say about President Elect Barack Obama's resounding success in the 2008 presidential election:


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PRESIDENT ELECT BARACK OBAMA
By Mariela Rosario | 11/04/2008 - 14:07

After two years of experiencing the most exhilarating, inspiring and historic presidential election this country has ever seen, Barack Obama can officially be declared the 44th President of the United States of America!


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Latinas Get In On the Election Action, Canvassing for Obama in Florida
By Mariela Rosario | 11/03/2008 - 16:09

You can find them at the one of a kind Casa Obama. An Obama campaign office in West Tampa, FL set up specifically to target Latino and minority voters in the crucial swing state. It's also become a meeting place for like minded Latinas, young and old, born abroad or here in the USA, who say they are sick of the direction our country is headed and want to see some serious change.


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ELECTION 2008: The Finish Line
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.


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Election 2008: Introducing Tito the Builder!
By Mariela Rosario | 10/29/2008 - 07:17

By now, everyone in the country is familiar with Joe the Plumber. Unfortunately for Joe, Sarah Palin’s newest buddy, Tito the Builder, is seriously outshining him. First mentioned by Palin about a week ago, Tito represents the newest embodiment of the regular, everyday, hardworking middle class American the McCain/Palin ticket has been pushing hard to win over since they began their campaign.


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Message Control
By Monica Herrera | 10/07/2008 - 15:26


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Latina.com Exclusive Q&A: Senators John McCain & Barack Obama
By Mariela Rosario | 10/07/2008 - 12:54

Hispanics are more likely to be uninsured than all other major ethnic groups in the U.S. What would you do to ensure that health care is not a luxury?


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The Latino Vote
By Mariela Rosario | 10/06/2008 - 15:08

With 9.5 million registered voters, Latinos are poised to play a historically decisive role in the 2008 presidential election. The youth in particular find themselves in a position of power–with the population of young Latino voters exploding 60% from 2000 through 2004.


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UPDATE: The Financial Crisis & What It Means For You
By Mariela Rosario | 09/30/2008 - 15:24

UPDATE: A revised version of the Bailout bill was passed by the Senate on Wednesday evening and by the House Friday afternoon. President Bush signed the bill into law almost as soon as it was passed.


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