By Amaris Castillo | 07/01/2013 - 13:34
Phyllis Schlafly dropped a few interesting comments about Latinos and her thoughts on their relationship (or lack thereof) to the Republican Party.
In a recent phone interview with the Clay and Marty Show, the 88-year-old conservative activist said Latinos don’t understand core principles of U.S. government philosophy.
By Samantha Leal | 08/28/2012 - 09:37
The "public benefits" war continues with the adoption of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals: the national Republican party committee has endorsed the denial of federal funds to colleges and universities that allow undocumented immigrants to enroll at in-state tuition rates.
By Jill Pankow | 02/08/2012 - 13:11
Mitt Romney took the most recent blow in the political battle brewing between him and fellow Republican Rick Santorum. On Tuesday a sizable portion of the Republican electorate in the states of Missouri, Minnesota and Colorado rejected Romney in favor of his competitor according to the Huffington Post.
By Amaris Castillo | 08/11/2011 - 10:00
In light of the United States’ great debt, a conservative fundraising group has launched a television advertisement aimed at Latino voters. The "Despertarse" ad, which was paid for by super-PAC American Crossroads, features a Latina mother losing sleep over the country’s unemployment rate. A super-PAC is a fundraising group that is able to accept unlimited contributions from individuals, corporations or unions.
By Mariela Rosario | 02/20/2009 - 15:30
Newly elected chair of the Republican National Committee Michael S. Steele is determined to reach out to young Latinos and Blacks and boy does he have a plan. His "off-the-hook" public relations strategy apparently banks on applying the parties principles to "urban Hip-Hop settings". Steele told the Washington Times that he will be using the Internet and advertisements to update the parties image and "surprise everyone".
By Mariela Rosario | 09/30/2008 - 11:28
Embattled Republican politician Fernando de Baca resigned yesterday amid allegations that he had injected racial politics and bigotry into the current presidential election. De Baca, chairman of the Republican Party in Bernalillo County, New Mexico was quoted on the BBC Blog Talking America as saying Hispanics "won't vote for a Black president".