Two new polls show that both Latinos and non-Latinos continue to embrace common sense, federal immigration reform and a path to citizenship for undocumented immigrants.  While some politicians continue to hide from the issue, suggest tentative baby steps forward, or hope the states will step in, the American people are unequivocal: undocumented immigrants should be put on a path… Continue »

Strong Support for Citizenship, Federal Immigration Reform Among All Voters  Two new polls show that both Latinos and non-Latinos continue to embrace common sense, federal immigration reform and a path to citizenship for undocumented immigrants.  While some politicians continue to hide from the issue, suggest tentative baby steps forward, or hope the states will step in, the American people… Continue »

Por Maribel Hastings ORLANDO, Florida  –  Si la campaña del presidente Barack Obama coloca a Florida en la lista de estados que pueden inclinarse a uno u otro partido el 6 de noviembre, una visita a la región central revela por qué. Votantes hispanos entrevistados expresaron falta de entusiasmo con el proceso, unos aseguran que… Continue »

From Sen. Marco Rubio (R-FL) and Rep. David Rivera (R-FL) to dozens of Senate Democrats, there is growing consensus that something needs to be done to address the status of young undocumented immigrants who grew up here and call this country home, but lack the papers that allow them to move forward with their lives.… Continue »

Cross-Posted at The Huffington Post: Having alienated Latino voters in the primary with hard right immigration positions and dehumanizing anti-immigrant rhetoric, what will GOP nominee Mitt Romney and his surrogates do in the general election to attract the 40% of Latino votes experts say he needs to win the presidency? Many have argued that Romney… Continue »

Sondeo tras sondeo demuestran que el presidente Barack Obama tiene el apoyo del voto latino, pero la pregunta que algunos nos hacemos es si los votantes hispanos votarán en las cifras requeridas para garantizar la reelección del presidente. La clave para Obama es no sólo promover el mayor registro de latinos, es decir, garantizar que… Continue »