Saturday, March 17, 2018
Authors Posts by Justin Velez-Hagan

Justin Velez-Hagan

Justin Vélez-Hagan is Senior Contributing Writer and Commentator for He is also the National Executive Director of The National Puerto Rican Chamber of Commerce, an international developer of senior living facilities, and is a reservist in the U.S. Air Force. He can be reached at

If Fortuño Loses, So Will Conservatives

The Puerto Rican Governor's fate will determine the fate or fortunes of conservatives

Obama to Seniors: You Make Too Much Money

Obama's 2013 budget could impose a destructive tax increase on seniors

Fear of a Brown Planet?

Hispanics are taking over - but, we're hard to find on TV

Memo to the President: Wireless Spurs Economic Growth

Wireless Internet keeps the economy humming and job growth moving

Post-Florida, a Chat with Jeb Bush … Jr. that is

Jeb Bush, Jr.’s take on Latinos in Florida and beyond

Florida Republicanos Fired Up During CNN Debate

Until now, you've seen polls, you’ve heard pundits, and you’ve read articles telling you who Hispanics in Florida are going to choose to run against Barack...

Obama’s Talk Contradicts the Walk

During the State of the Union, President Obama claimed that he wants to lower corporate taxes to help businesses expand, eliminate unjust bailouts and...

Are Puerto Ricans the Key to a Republican Victory?

Now that the Republican race is tighter than lil Wayne’s pants at the VMAs, candidates seeking to grab electoral votes in the Sunshine State may want...

Has BP Paid its Dues?

It’s been nearly two years since the BP oil spill tore through national headlines.  Although news from Bin Laden’s death to the Republican takeover...

Don’t Democrats Have the Latino Vote on Lock?

As far as political issues go, immigration continuously comes in at or near the top of the list for Hispanics, yet they continue to...