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Tuesday, November 19th, 2013

Health care politics seeps into Latinos’ re-election races

By Suzanne Gamboa, NBCLatino Republicans have not moved on immigration reform. The public put much of the blame on the GOP for the government shutdown. Yet three Latino Democratic lawmakers who are expected to have competitive election races next year broke ranks with their party and voted for a GOP health care bill that fellow Democrats lambasted on the

Friday, October 25th, 2013

Rep. Raul Ruiz, a doctor, helps ill passenger on flight

By Suzanne Gamboa, NBCLatino On an early morning flight back to his district, Democratic Rep. Raul Ruiz had to shift to his expertise as an emergency room doctor to help a fellow passenger on his flight. Ruiz was...

Thursday, November 8th, 2012

Ruiz Riding Latino Vote to Victory in Congress

By Brenda Rincon, New America Media / Coachella Unincorporated Editor’s Note: As of late Wednesday night, the official count had Democrat Raul Ruiz leading Republican incumbent Mary Bono Mack in California’s 36th Congressional District by 2.8 percent, with...