El gobernador de Florida, Ron DeSantis, y los legisladores del Partido Republicano han estado considerando un par de proyectos de ley radicales y antiinmigrantes, que defensores de los derechos civiles y de los inmigrantes han dicho que criminalizarían a los floridanos “que den refugio, apoyo y transporten a inmigrantes indocumentados, incluyendo a... Continue »
Washington, DC – Governors Ron DeSantis of Florida and Greg Abbott of Texas are more interested in advancing their political ambitions than in protecting the children in their states. So say leading editorial boards and columnists in Florida and Texas. As CNN’s National Political Reporter Maeve Reston writes: Republicans... Continue »
Washington, DC – The new Republican variant of COVID-19 is a toxic mix of racism, xenophobia and the scapegoating of immigrants. And it is spreading rapidly among the GOP.  Starting in Texas, where it was incubated by Governor Greg Abbott, the variant has mutated into a new strain, the... Continue »
Republican Governors Greg Abbott of Texas and Ron DeSantis of Florida are failing to protect their citizens from COVID while hyping the dangerous nativist trope of immigrants as public health threats. Meanwhile, COVID cases surge in their states. In Florida, Gov. DeSantis is presiding over record-high hospitalizations but he... Continue »