President Obama Calls for Mentors As Part of Minority Program
President Obama Calls for Mentors As Part of Minority Program
By Latina Staff | 05/30/2014 - 09:54

President Obama has put in a call to action for all Americans to become involved with his "My Brother's Keeper" program, which was introduced earlier this year.

Read more
Julian Castro at St. Mary's University
Julian Castro to be Nominated as Housing Secretary
By Latina Staff | 05/23/2014 - 09:05

Julian Castro, who is a favorite among many Latinos, could become one of the highest-ranking Hispanic officials at the White House.

Read more
Uruguay President to United States: "You Will Have to Become a Bilingual Country"
Uruguay President to United States: "You Will Have to Become a Bilingual Country"
By Latina Staff | 05/13/2014 - 09:15

Uruguay President Jose Mujica met with President Barack Obama in the White House on Monday to discuss the importance of being bilingual.

Read more
Eva Longoria and Barack Obama
10 Celebs with an Obama Connection!
By Priscilla Rodriguez | 04/09/2014 - 14:11

President Barack Obama is one popular guy! The United States president has formed relationships with some of the biggest names in Hollywood.

Read more
Janet Murguia during the 2012 NCLR ALMA Awards
National Council of La Raza Blasts Obama As "Deporter-in-Chief"
By Fox News Latino | 03/05/2014 - 10:48

In a stark reversal of its diplomatic approach to the Obama administration’s controversial handling of immigration, the largest and oldest Latino civil rights group in the United States is attac

Read more
This Is Why Eva Longoria is Saddened By Obama's Deportation Policy
By Priscilla Rodriguez | 12/12/2013 - 09:30

According to the Department of Homeland Security, the Obama administration deports approximately 400,000 immigrants per year.

Read more
Obama Bestows Immigrants With Medal of Freedom
Arturo Sandoval, Dr. Mario Molina Honored With Medal of Freedom
By Priscilla Rodriguez | 11/21/2013 - 09:56

We're feeling overwhelmingly proud!

Cuban jazz musician Arturo Sandoval and Mexican Nobel Prize winner Dr. Mario Molina were among the 16 Presidential Medal of Freedom 2013 recipients!

“The Presidential Medal of Freedom goes to men and women who have dedicated their own lives to enriching ours,” President Obama said. “This year’s honorees have been blessed with extraordinary talent, but what sets them apart is their gift for sharing that talent with the world.”

Read more
President Obama on Health Care Law Fumble
President Obama's Mea Culpa: 'We Fumbled The Rollout Of This Health Care Law'
By Fox News Latino | 11/15/2013 - 10:42

Bowing to pressure, President Barack Obama on Thursday announced changes to his health care law in order to give insurance companies the option to keep offering consumers plans that would otherwise be canceled.

"This fix won't solve every problem for every person, but it's going to help a lot of people." - President Barack Obama

The administrative changes are good for just one year, though senior administration officials said they could be extended if problems with the law persist. 

Read more
Barack Obama discusses the Affordable Care Act
Obama Turns His Focus to Latinos & Affordable Care, No Spanish Website Yet
By Cristina Arreola | 10/22/2013 - 16:21

On Monday, President Barack Obama reminded constituents that the success of the Affordable Care Act does not revolve upon the performance of its website.

Read more
Barack Obama after the Senate ended the government shutdown
Congress Ends Shutdown, U.S. Government Reopens Its Doors
By Priscilla Rodriguez | 10/17/2013 - 09:55

After 16 days, Congress finally approved a measure to end the partial government shutdown.

The Senate voted 81-18 in favor of the measure, while the House voted 285-144 in favor.

The only votes against the measure in the Senate came from conservative Republicans, including Sen. Ted Cruz and Marco Rubio.

Read more