President Obama
Election 2012: President Obama’s Stance on Immigration
By Viviana Hurtado | 11/08/2011 - 14:00

We're sure you've felt the heat around immigration—it's been one of the hottest social and political topics forever—or at least it feels like it.

So, in honor of the fact that we are exactly one year out from the 2012 Presidential elections we decided to decifer exactly where the candidates stand on the issue—beginning with President Barack Obama’s position.


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Herman Cain
10 Things Every Latina Should Know About Sexual Harassment
By Viviana Hurtado | 11/07/2011 - 15:30

Herman Cain, who is vying to become the Republican challenger to President Barack Obama in 2012, is dominating the news headlines--not because of his “9-9-9” flat tax plan, but because of allegations of sexual harassment lodged by several women.

That got us thinking about the things that every woman should know to identify and survive sexual harassment.


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GOP Bill to Deport Victims of Domestic Abuse
Proposed GOP Bill Would Deport Undocumented Victims of Domestic Violence
By Amaris Castillo | 09/29/2011 - 07:30

Immigration advocates are up in arms over a proposed bill that would force authorities to deport undocumented women who turn to police for help after experiencing domestic violence. The bill, proposed by Rep. Lamar Smith, is titled the Hinder the Administration Legalization Temptation Act (also known as the HALT Act).


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Report Back: President Obama Answers Your Questions!
President Obama: "In my lifetime we will have a Latino candidate for President"
By Damarys Ocaña Perez | 09/28/2011 - 15:30

In an unprecedented 50-minute chat streamed live online, President Obama sat down with Latino journalists in the White House’s map room to answer an array of questions posed by Hispanics nationwide. Among his comments: He expects a viable Latino presidential candidate within his lifetime.


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Antonio Villaraigosa
Los Angeles Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa seated with First Lady for President's Speech on Job Creation
By Mariela Rosario | 09/08/2011 - 16:10

Tonight, LA mayor Antonio Villaraigosa will be seated next to Michelle Obama during President Obama's speech to the joint session of Congress on how we can create more jobs for the American public.


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Protesters Demand a Halt to Deportations in Washington D.C.
Protesters Demand a Halt to Deportations
By Fox News Latino | 08/17/2011 - 08:30

Pro-immigration reform activists protested on Tuesday in front of President Barack Obama's reelection campaign headquarters in Chicago and delivered 24,000 signatures demanding the end of the Secure Communities program, which has led to the deportation of hundreds of thousands of undocumented immigrants.

Earlier, the executive director of the National Alliance of Latin American and Caribbean Communities, Oscar Chacon, demanded "immediate executive action" from Obama to cancel the controversial program.


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Latinos Tired of Obama’s Inaction on Immigration Reform
By Damarys Ocaña Perez | 08/12/2011 - 15:00

For Emma Lozano, President Barack Obama’s hosting his birthday bash in Chicago’s Aragon Ballroom—the same place, set in a heavily Latino community, where acts like Los Tigres del Norte sing pro-immigrant songs—was “a slap in the face” to Latinos, to whom he’s promised much but come up short. So Lozano and 400 others staged their own bash outside the theater, complete with giant cardboard cake, signs that read “Obama, Don’t Deport My Mama” and “Obama 2010: Most Deportation in US History” and chanting.


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WATCH: J.Lo Performs in France While Marc Anthony is in Puerto Rico
By Mariela Rosario | 06/15/2011 - 09:18

While Marc Anthony was in Puerto Rico taking in President Obama's recent speech (the first visit by a sitting president in 50 years), his wife Jennifer Lopez was busy on a recent whirlwind promotional tou


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Senator Durbin
DREAM Act Reintroduced Before Congress!
By Damarys Ocaña Perez | 05/11/2011 - 16:30

Undocumented students will get another shot at staying in the country: The DREAM Act has been reintroduced in both the Senate and the House of Representatives today, as President Obama turns up the heat on efforts at comprehensive immigration reform ahead of the 2012 election. 


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President Barack Obama: "We Define Ourselves as a Nation of Immigrants"
By Damarys Ocaña Perez | 05/10/2011 - 17:19

Squinting under the fierce El Paso sun, President Obama delivered a speech about immigration reform that reiterated the need for Congress to “catch up” with the rest of the country, which he says has formed a consensus that the “immigration system is broken.”


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