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Thursday, January 24th, 2013

DNC’s Latino & Gay Finance Chair, Encouraging New Leaders

BySandra Lilley, NBC Latino Click on picture to read story.

Tuesday, January 22nd, 2013

Hilda Solis: My Journey of Public Service

By Hilda Solis, U. S. Secretary of Labor It has been an honor to be your secretary of labor. Today, as I prepared to say farewell, I decided that I wanted to share my experience through journeys,...

Monday, January 21st, 2013

Eva Longoria’s Next Role: Hispanic Activist in Washington

By Monica Langley, The Wall Street Journal Click on picture to read story.

Wednesday, January 9th, 2013

S.F. Welcomes Dems’ Rising Latino Stars

By Carla Marinucci, San Francisco Chronicle Click on picture to read story.

Monday, January 7th, 2013

Rep. Castro Elected President of Freshman Democrats

By Gary Martin, San Antonio Express-News Click on picture to read story.  

Thursday, January 3rd, 2013

Immigration Reform is Opportunity for Latino Leadership

By Victor Landa, NewsTaco Twenty eight Latinos were sworn into the 113th Congress today. That’s enough to put  a new notch on the Latino political wall – there have never been that many Latinos in congress before. Neither has...

Monday, December 31st, 2012

I Told You So! Latino Power Surge Decades in the Making

By Dr. Henry Flores, NewsTaco ¿Sabes que?  “I Told You So!”  I told you all that the Latino vote would play a decisive role in this presidential election. I first noticed this possibility when I was working...

Tuesday, December 4th, 2012

Can Latinos Change Utah From Red to Blue?

By Victor Landa, NewsTaco It’s known as the reddest of the red states. And a recent article in the Ogden Standard-Examiner reiterated the fact: In a state considered among the reddest in the United States, the increasing...

Monday, December 3rd, 2012

Latino Dems Divided over House STEM Jobs Act

By Latinovations Last Friday, the House of Representatives approved the STEM Jobs Act, an immigration bill that would make 55,000 additional immigration visas available to foreigners. However, in order to expand these kinds of skilled foreign worker visas, the...

Friday, November 30th, 2012

Xavier Becerra Elected as Chairman to House Democratic Caucus

By Raisa Camargo, Voxxi A step up from vice chairman, Rep. Xavier Becerra was tapped in unanimous consent and elected as chairman to the House Democratic Caucus for the 113th Congress. The role comes as news surfaced of his...

Thursday, November 29th, 2012

Charlie Gonzalez Leaving Congress Marks the End of an Era

By Griselda Nevarez, Voxxi One of the most well-known and respected members of Congress, Rep. Charlie Gonzalez of San Antonio, is weeks away from stepping down and ending half a century of representation in Congress by the Gonzalez...

Thursday, November 29th, 2012

Latino Vote Key To Replace Jesse Jackson Jr.

By Janell Ross, Huffington Post Latino Voices In 2011, as Illinois politicians redrew congressional district maps, they exercised a power grab that was intended to protect those already in office or even gain more seats for Democrats. Officials split...

Thursday, November 29th, 2012

Two Parties: Two HispanicLatino Vice Presidents

By Jesse Treviño, HispanicLatino The attention that the HispanicLatino vote received during the presidential campaign and future demographic projections of its growth have caused the media and obsessive politico-types to speculate about when the first President of...

Wednesday, November 28th, 2012

Latina Politicians Battling in Texas

By Hector Luis Alamo Jr., Being Latino Two Latinas are battling it out in Texas — and, no, they’re not clawing at each other over a suave macho like in some novela. What they’re after is a...

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