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
Clinton leads Trump with Latino voters 62-23 percent - UPI Just over 66 percent of Latinos chose Sanders over Trump. ... shy of President Barack Obama's share of the Latino vote four years ago. Obama won ... 05/20/2016 - 3:53 pm | View Link
FOX NEWS POLL: Voters trust Trump on economy, Clinton on foreign ... - FOXNews.com Stop freaking out, Democrats. The party will unify. Probably. - Washington Post 05/20/2016 - 2:46 pm | View Link
Latino poll: Clinton has wide lead over Trump - StJoeChannel.com Barack Obama beat Mitt Romney among Latinos by 44 points in 2012. "Much was made during the 2012 election about Mitt Romney's dismal... 05/20/2016 - 10:44 am | View Link
President Obama's and Speaker Ryan's deal to help Puerto Rico - National Catholic Reporter House Introduces New Bill to Deal with Puerto Rico Debt Crisis - NBCNews.com 05/20/2016 - 9:23 am | View Link
Univision draws 100,000 to voter registration drives in move to ... - Boston Globe In 2012, 71 percent of Latinos supported Barack Obama. A record 27.3 million Latinos will be eligible to vote this year, according to Pew... 05/20/2016 - 7:37 am | View Link
Obama's approval rating just hit its highest point in years, and that could be a huge problem for the GOP The president held high approval ratings among African-Americans (90%), Democrats (82%), Latinos (73%), and voters aged 18 to 34 (64%). And despite the strong primary challenge from Sen. Bernie Sanders, in many ways, Clinton has run an incumbent-style ... 05/28/2016 - 9:46 pm | View Link
Possible chat with hibakusha eyed during Obama's Hiroshima visit He also said that the atomic bombings do not conform to humanitarianism. Bernie Sanders 'Has a Real Potential to Win Latinos' in California House Speaker Paul Ryan - the nation's top elected Republican - said he was not yet prepared to endorse Trump for ... 05/25/2016 - 4:44 pm | View Link
Local reaction to President Obama visiting Elkhart next week Hispanics at Home: After decades in Elkhart County career shifts happening in Latino Community Hispanics at Home: After decades in Elkhart County career shifts happening in Latino Community Latinos who have taken on leadership roles in their community say ... 05/25/2016 - 11:49 am | View Link
Obama pivots to Asian damage control “Poll after poll shows the fastest-growing constituencies and future of the Democratic Party—including millennials and Latinos—are strongly behind this deal and embrace this opportunity to ensure progressive, American values shape our increasingly ... 05/25/2016 - 12:04 am | View Link
How Running for ‘Obama’s 3rd Term’ Became a Political Asset for Hillary Clinton According to NBC, Obama's job-approval ratings among Sanders's primary voters is 82 percent; it's 64 percent among those ages 18-34, and 73 percent among Latinos, a group that has, on occasion, felt tepid toward him. Add in his 90 percent approval rating ... 05/24/2016 - 10:52 pm | View Link
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As Deportations Rise to Record Levels, Most Latinos Oppose ... As Deportations Rise to Record Levels, Most Latinos Oppose Obama’s Policy. President’s Approval Rating Drops, but He Leads 2012 Rivals. By Mark Hugo Lopez, Ana ... 05/22/2016 - 4:00 am | View Website
Obama Kept His Immigration Reform Promise to Latinos in ... Obama Kept His Immigration Reform Promise to Latinos in the Only Way That Actually Matters in Politics. Kevin Drum Feb. 19, 2016 1:33 PM 02/19/2016 - 8:32 am | View Website
In significant news that has thus far either gone under or outright unreported by the media, U. S. military advisors have boots on the ground in Yemen, according to a recent report in the Washington Post by Thomas Gibbons-Neff and Missy Ryan: The Pentagon has placed a small number of U.
A new television commercial has been called jaw-droppingly racist for advertising laundry detergent seemingly strong enough to turn a black man Asian. The ad from China-based laundry detergent company Qiaobi shows a black man flirting with a seemingly interested Asian woman. The women lures the man closer to a washing machine.
Researchers at MIT are seeking to redesign concrete the most widely used human-made material in the world by following natures blueprints. In a paper published online in the journal Construction and Building Materials, the team contrasts cement paste concretes binding ingredient with the structure and properties of natural materials such as bones, shells, and deep-sea sponges.
American ships and fighter jets maneuvering across the South China Sea and the Sea of Japan represent the "new normal" in U. S.-Pacific relations despite rising tensions with China and Moscow.
A federal judge ordered Friday the release of Trump University internal documents in a class-action lawsuit against the defunct real estate school owned by presumptive Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump.
Washington TimesRush Limbaugh nails it: Trump campaign shakeup shows he's no misogynistWashington TimesI have to give credit, where credit is due, and Rush Limbaugh nailed it on his radio show Thursday. Donald Trump loves women and the shakeup within his own campaign reflects that. On Wednesday evening, Mr. Trump's campaign issued a statement that and more »