Coalition on immigration bill clears first tests The bipartisan coalition behind a contentious overhaul of immigration laws stuck together on a critical early series of test votes Thursday, turning back challenges from conservative critics as the Senate Judiciary Committee refined legislation to secure the nation's borders and offer eventual citizenship to millions living illegally in the United States. More
Republicans to back Obama's student loan plan House Republicans are willing to give President Barack Obama a rare win, the chairman of the Education and Workforce Committee said Thursday in outlining a deal that would let college students avoid a costly hike on their student loans. More
Obama to open middle-class jobs, opportunity tour Aiming to show he's still focused on creating jobs, President Barack Obama is beginning a series of quick trips around the country to resurrect ideas from his State of the Union address that became overshadowed by the intense debates over gun control, immigration and automatic spending cuts. More
GOP boycotts health care advisory board House and Senate Republican leaders told President Barack Obama Thursday that they will refuse to nominate candidates to serve on an advisory board that is to play a role in holding down Medicare costs under the new health care act. More
Celebrities Who Have Entered the Political Arena - National Journal AFP/) George Clooney has raised money for the Obama administration and ... One of Longoria's goals in politics is to show that "Latinos aren't a 08/3/2015 - 2:42 pm | View Link
Trump: Would build military as 1st order of business as Prez - New York Daily News “Fox and Friends.” DONALD TRUMP SLAMS PRESIDENT OBAMA FOR NEGLECTING ... the outspoken mogul was unpopular with at least one group — Latinos. 08/3/2015 - 2:16 pm | View Link
A Person of Faith for Hillary Clinton - Huffington Post In 2008, I supported Barack Obama over Clinton. Why support Clinton now? ... Times (no Clinton ally) noted that Sanders referred to "Latinos as ... 08/3/2015 - 12:07 pm | View Link
GOP debate: Who’s in and who’s out? - MSNBC Poll: Trump builds lead; GOP voters prefer different debate format 1 ... - USA Today 08/3/2015 - 10:11 am | View Link
Your morning news round-up: 8/3 - MSNBC August 3, 2015: Biden his time - Boston Herald 08/3/2015 - 9:50 am | View Link
First Read: Hillary Clinton to Air $2 Million in TV Ads in IA, NH Three in four Latinos say they have a negative view of Donald Trump ... And that may be true. Maybe not." Obama to unveil final climate/energy plan Finally today, at 2:15 pm ET, President Obama will announce his administration's big "Clean Power" energy ... 08/3/2015 - 11:36 am | View Link
Majority of Latinos view Donald Trump negatively, poll shows Latinos are the fastest-growing minority in the U.S., and the Republican Party is aiming to court more Latino voters in 2016 after President Obama won the Latino vote 71 to 27 percent in his victory over Republican Mitt Romney in 2012. About 54 million ... 08/3/2015 - 11:32 am | View Link
Latinos gaining in share of Florida's overall voters and leaning more Democratic More Latinos were registered as Democrats than Republicans, and the gap has only widened since then. This has led to the growing influence of Democrats among the state’s Hispanic voters in 2008 and 2012, two presidential elections in which Barack Obama ... 08/3/2015 - 9:52 am | View Link
Obama’s America sets new record EVERY single black person needs to see The number and sorts of economic records being set by the Obama economy keep mounting ... compared with a devastating 11 percent for African Americans and 6.7 percent for Latinos.” Almost 40 percent of African-American children now live in poverty. 08/2/2015 - 7:52 am | View Link
2 SLC students who 'beat the odds' invited to White House Last week, Pesantes and Ronald Morales, a graduate of Kearns High School, were invited to a summit hosted by first lady Michelle Obama centered on helping first-generation college students finish a post-high school education. Latinos in Action, a Utah ... 08/1/2015 - 6:31 am | View Link
Obama Administration Stripping Citizenship from Thousands ... The Obama administration, under Hillary Clinton's leadership at the State Department, is systematically denying passports to midwife birthed Latino citizens 08/4/2015 - 3:55 am | View Website
Latino Voters Support Obama by 3-1 Ratio, But Are Less ... Latino Voters Support Obama by 3-1 Ratio, But Are Less Certain than Others about Voting. By Mark Hugo Lopez and Ana Gonzalez-Barrera. Latino registered voters prefer ... 08/3/2015 - 3:31 pm | View Website
Jennifer Lopez: Join Latinos for Obama Join Latinos for Obama: http://OFA.BO/L7ZmJi Jennifer Lopez shares why she supports President Obama and why you should get involved. In many states voting ... 08/3/2015 - 2:45 am | View Website
Obama habla español para ganar voto latino La campaña electoral por la Casa Blanca esta que arde. y el presidente Barack Obama ha preparado una promoción totalmente en español para conquistar el ... 08/3/2015 - 12:00 am | View Website
Obama-Biden Transition Project The transition has ended and the new administration has begun. Please join President Barack Obama at Whitehouse.gov. 08/2/2015 - 12:40 pm | View Website
Forty years ago, a contentious battle over racial justice gripped Capitol Hill, pitting the nations lone African-American senator against the man who would one day become Barack Obamas vice president. The issue was school busing, a plan to transport white and black students out of their neighborhoods to better integrate schoolsand at the time the most explosive issue on the national agenda.
Will Israel do the unthinkable to stop the unimaginable? The Obama administration seems peeved that almost everyone in Israel, left and right, has no use for the present IranianAmerican deal to thwart Irans efforts to get the bomb. Indeed, at times John Kerry has hinted darkly that Israels opposition to the pact might incur American wrath should the deal be tabled even though Kerry knows that the polls show a clear majority of Americans being against the proposed agreement while remaining quite supportive of the Jewish state.
Texas Senator and Republican presidential candidate Sen. Ted Cruz (R-TX) said that if Iran uses the money it gets under the nuclear deal to fund terrorists that kill Americans, Israelis, or Europeans, then this administration is responsible at Mondays Voters First Presidential Forum in New Hampshire.
There was a good reason why Hillary Clinton chose a Friday afternoon document dump time slot to release her and Bills joint 2007-2014 tax returns.[SNIP] Doug Ross of Director Blue put out a pie chart that says it all:
Ex-Senate candidate: Board has ended probe of Facebook postsWashington PostTOPEKA, Kan. — A Kansas radiologist who lost a hard-fought primary battle to Republican Sen. Pat Roberts says the state's medical board has dropped an investigation into whether he violated patient privacy by posting X-ray images of severe medical and more »