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Martin O’Malley Ramps Up 2016 Presidential Bid by Striking Populist Tone

Martin O’Malley Ramps Up 2016 Presidential Bid by Striking Populist Tone

Martin O’Malley strikes populist tone Former Maryland Gov. Martin O’Malley is striking a populist tone as he ramps up his 2016 presidential bid. It would be in Hillary Clinton’s best interest not to ignore the impact he could have on progressives during the primary season. Martin O’Malley’s YouTube channel is […]

by · April 19, 2015 · Elections
Bipartisan Senate Group Reach Deal on Immigration Reform, Includes Path to Citizenship & DREAM Act

Bipartisan Senate Group Reach Deal on Immigration Reform, Includes Path to Citizenship & DREAM Act

A group of bipartisan senators have unveiled an immigration overhaul bill that comes a day before President Obama unveils his bill tomorrow in Las Vegas. It is clear that the House Republicans, who are beholden to the Tea Party, will most likely object, but this will only work in President […]

by · January 28, 2013 · Immigration
President Obama to Push for Comprehensive Immigration Reform After Fiscal Cliff Fight

President Obama to Push for Comprehensive Immigration Reform After Fiscal Cliff Fight

President Barack Obama to push for comprehensive immigration reform after the fiscal cliff matter is dealt with. That’s another key campaign issue he ran on, in stark contrast to GOP presidential nominee Mitt Romney’s position that illegal immigrants should engage in “self-deportation.” Los Angeles Times: “As soon as the confrontation […]

by · December 8, 2012 · Elections, Immigration, Race in America
Obama Administration to Stop Deporting Some Young People Who Came to US as Children with Illegal Immigrants

Obama Administration to Stop Deporting Some Young People Who Came to US as Children with Illegal Immigrants

BREAKING NEWS:  Obama administration to stop deporting some young people who came to U.S. as children of illegal immigrants.  That’s the right thing to do, but it’s ironic that this comes right in the heart of the election campaign. The election-year initiative is aimed at young people who have led law-abiding lives […]

by · June 15, 2012 · Elections, Immigration, Race in America

Mitt Romney’s Illegal Immigration Solution: “Self-Deportation,” Really Mitt?

Mitt Romney was asked about his position on illegal immigration and the Dream Act during the Florida presidential debate. Well, I also fell off my chair when he said “self-deportation” would be his method of sending illegal immigrants home. Um, really Mitt? Wow, tell all the illegal immigrants here to […]

by · January 23, 2012 · Mitt Romney
Mitt Romney Falls into Trap Set by Rick Santorum During SC Debate Over Restoring Voting Rights to Convicted Felons

Mitt Romney Falls into Trap Set by Rick Santorum During SC Debate Over Restoring Voting Rights to Convicted Felons

The GOP SC debate were interesting and full of attacks mostly directed at Mitt Romney, who was the target from the start. Newt Gingrich and Rick Perry went for Mitt Romney’s jugular over his record at private equity firm Bain Capital. Perry demanded that Mitt Romney release his tax returns […]

by · January 17, 2012 · Mitt Romney

TX High School Senior Joaquin Luna Commits Suicide Over Illegal Immigration Status

TX high school senior Joaquin Luna commits suicide over illegal immigration status and bemoaned the chances of federal Dream Act passage. Illegal immigrant high school senior Joaquin Luna, 18, of Mission, TX, committed suicide Friday because he “felt trapped by his lack of opportunities” and his despair at the chances […]

by · November 29, 2011 · Immigration