Meet New U.S. Congressman Joaquín Castro
By Viviana Hurtado | 03/05/2013 - 16:47

I’m trying to figure out how to explain the impact of sequestration to my Latina readers. These are the automatic cuts divided evenly between defense and domestic spending, totally $1.2 trillion dollars over ten years that kicked in last week when Congress and The White House couldn’t come to an agreement on the federal budget deficit.

Who cares!


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Michelle Obama dances to Pitbull for Let's Move campaign
First Lady Michelle Obama Gets Her Dance On to Pitbull for 'Let's Move' Campaign (VIDEO)
By Sugey Palomares | 03/05/2013 - 15:52

Dance break! Michelle Obama recently joined Univision's Bárbara Bermundo as they swayed their hips to Pitbull's "Echa Pa' Lla” for a news segment on the First Lady’s ‘Let’s Move’ campaign. The national program helps fight childhood obesity and educates families on how to live healthier lifestyles.


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Jeb Bush during the Republican National Convention
Jeb Bush: Legal Residency, Not Citizenship, For Illegal Immigrants
By Sugey Palomares | 03/05/2013 - 10:35

Jeb Bush may be trying to become a major player in the national debate about immigration.


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Election Guide
Latinas’ Vote Under Fire?
By Viviana Hurtado | 02/27/2013 - 18:08

In 1965, 25,000 people marched to Montgomery, Alabama to help pass the Voting Rights Act. On Wednesday, the Supreme Court, including Associate Justice Sonia Sotomayor, heard arguments on a section of this historic legislation with their decision having a big impact on the Latino vote.


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President Barack Obama speaks about the economy in North Carolina
President Obama's Approval Rate Increases Among Latinos
By Sugey Palomares | 02/22/2013 - 11:16

Despite President Barack Obama’s challenge of delivering spending cuts for the sequester deadline on March 1st, a new survey conducted by USA Today and the Pew Research Center claims that his approval rate among Latinos has improved dramatically.


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President Barack Obama talks about not deporting illegal immigrant children
A Latina Watches the State of the Union at the White House
By Viviana Hurtado | 02/13/2013 - 16:31

I was one a few dozen people invited to an exclusive State of the Union Social at the White House with an “enhanced” speech. Staffers, interns, and techies made graphics for the TV monitor that illustrated with data key parts of President Barack Obama’s address.


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Marco Rubio Drink of Water after State of Union Address
Marco Rubio: GOP Star's Watershed Moment Sets Social Media Abuzz
By Fox News Latino | 02/13/2013 - 12:03

It was billed as Sen. Marco Rubio's watershed moment. 

His audition for a potential Presidential run in 2016. 

But no one expected the water break moment of the year.

During the Florida Senator's much anticipated Republican response to President Barack Obama's State of the Union Tuesday night, Rubio spoke of the problems of big government, but it was his small sip of water in the middle of his live speech that was all the buzz with Latinos on social media.


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Desperate Housewives star Eva Longoria
5 Reasons Eva Longoria will be awesome on Bill Maher tonight!
By Kamren Curiel | 02/01/2013 - 12:18

We all know Eva Longoria shines in front of the camera, but the flawless beauty who rose to fame playing sly adulteress Gabrielle Solis on Desperate Housewives, is more than just a famous face. Longoria's committed to empowering the Latino community and succeeded at enfranchising millions to vote. We can't wait to see her school America as a panelist alongside N.J.


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President Barack Obama talks about not deporting illegal immigrant children
President Obama to Unveil Immigration Plan in Nevada Today
By Kamren Curiel | 01/29/2013 - 14:06

In an attempt to make swift moves on immigration reform, President Obama will unveil his plan in Las Vegas, Nevada today. After winning a historical 71% of the Latino vote in November, Obama chose to lay down his proposal in a state where over a quarter of the population is Latino.


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Cristina Costantini
Inspiring Latina of the Week: ABC/Univision's National Affairs Correspondent Cristina Costantini
By Laura Elizabeth Hernandez | 01/24/2013 - 11:03

It's not everyday that you meet a 24-year-old who works as a National Affairs Correspondent. Then again, Cristina Costantini isn't your typical 24-year-old.


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