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Hispanic Group Offers Politicians a List of How Not to Campaign

Hispanic Group Offers Politicians a List of How Not to Campaign

Hispanic Group, an independent, minority-owned advertising agency with expert knowledge of reaching Latinos, advises politicians to avoid basic marketing pitfalls when courting the Latino vote. The agency claims that political campaigns aimed at Latinos have been all about mudslinging and have missed the mark in terms of communicating goals. continue reading »

Resurgent Republic: The Hispanic Challenge and Opportunity for Republicans

Resurgent Republic: The Hispanic Challenge and Opportunity for Republicans

Resurgent Republic and the Hispanic Leadership Network jointly surveyed Hispanics who voted in the 2012 Presidential election in four critical states: Florida, Colorado, Nevada continue reading »

Eva Longoria to Co-Chair President Obama’s Inauguration

Eva Longoria to Co-Chair President Obama’s Inauguration

Eva Longoria has been named one of the co-chairs of President Barack Obama’s inaugural committee after successfully helping during his re-election campaign. continue reading »

National Hispana Leadership Institute Celebrates 25-Years of Latina Leadership

National Hispana Leadership Institute Celebrates 25-Years of Latina Leadership

The National Hispana Leadership Institute (NHLI) kicked off its 25th Anniversary Celebration and 2012 Annual Leadership Conference this weekend in Washington, D.C. continue reading »

Mayor Marie Lopez Rogers Elected as First Latina President of National League of Cities

Mayor Marie Lopez Rogers Elected as First Latina President of National League of Cities

The National Association of Latino Elected and Appointed Officials (NALEO) issued the following statement congratulating former NALEO Board Member and Avondale, Ariz. Mayor Marie Lopez Rogers on her election as President of the National League of Cities: continue reading »

Latinos Siding With White House Against Fiscal Cliff

Latinos Siding With White House Against Fiscal Cliff

The White House is warning African-Americans and Hispanics that they face disproportionate harm from tax hikes, spending cuts and an end to extended unemployment benefits if a deal isn't struck to avoid the fiscal cliff. continue reading »

Can Latinos Change Utah From Red to Blue?

Can Latinos Change Utah From Red to Blue?

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 number of Hispanic voters in Utah could eventually begin to soften some of that red influence. continue reading »

Gov. Walker Says He’ll Fight Against AZ-Style Immigration Bill for Wisconsin

Gov. Walker Says He’ll Fight Against AZ-Style Immigration Bill for Wisconsin

Wisconsin’s Governor Scott Walker recently clarified his stance on an Arizona-style immigration bill for him state. Wednesday, Walker spoke with reporters and said he would "push to make sure" immigration l continue reading »

Steve King: Democrats Will Win Over Hispanics By Giving Them ‘A Great Big Check’

Steve King: Democrats Will Win Over Hispanics By Giving Them ‘A Great Big Check’

Since President Obama’s re-election and Mitt Romney’s poor performance among Hispanic voters, a number of prominent conservative lawmakers and commentators have come out in favor of immigration reform. But Rep. Steve King (R-IA) appears to have not gotten the memo, if his first comments on immigration since the election are any indication. continue reading »

Newly Elected Texas Senator Ted Cruz Considering Run for President in 2016

Newly Elected Texas Senator Ted Cruz Considering Run for President in 2016

The newly elected Texas Republican Senator, Ted Cruz, is considering a run for the Presidency in 2016 the Houston Chronicle is reporting. continue reading »

Bill O’Reilly is Right, I Do Want Things

Bill O’Reilly is Right, I Do Want Things

It’s not often that I agree with Bill O’Reilly, and I’ve definitely never been moved to write about it. But on the eve of the election, as votes were being counted, O’Reilly, the FOX News personality, was on FOX giving his opinion on why it appeared that President Obama was poised to win. continue reading »

Latino Voters Call on Lawmakers to Invest in Children

Latino Voters Call on Lawmakers to Invest in Children

An analysis of nationwide election eve poll released today by the First Focus Campaign for Children shows overwhelming support from Latino voters for a wide range of federal investments in America’s children at levels higher than voters of all demographics and political affiliations. continue reading »

Congressman Rubén Hinojosa Elected New CHC Chairman

Congressman Rubén Hinojosa Elected New CHC Chairman

Congressman Rubén Hinojosa (D-TX-15) was elected as the new Chairman of the U.S. Congressional Hispanic Caucus (CHC). Congressman Hinojosa will serve the next two years as the Chairman. He was previously the 1st Vice Chairman of the CHC. continue reading »

Insights Into Fastest-growing Population Segment in the U.S.

Insights Into Fastest-growing Population Segment in the U.S.

A new study examines what influences the views of America's fastest growing population group—Hispanics. The study, Hispanic America: Faith, Values & Priorities, reveals Hispanic Americans' attitudes about faith, family and societal issues and gives insights into how their views will impact the political, social and economic climate in the U.S. continue reading »

Latino Money: The Missed Political Story of 2012

Latino Money: The Missed Political Story of 2012

Here’s something interesting that bubbled up in the wake of last week’s election: 4% of all itemized political contributions this year came from mostly Latino neighborhoods. continue reading »