Sunday, January 22, 2017
Blog Page 336
Section 287(g), of the Immigration and Nationality Act that deputizes police to enforce immigration laws in the course of their regular activities on the streets and inside jails via negotiated Memorandums of Agreement, has been criticized over the years for...
Retired four-star general and Secretary of State Colin Powell is backing President Obama for President for the second straight time.  Powell, a former Secretary of State under President George W. Bush and Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff under President...
Rep. Elijah Cummings (D-MD) has demanded that a group planning to challenge voter access to voting polls around the country on Election Day provide him with details of its planned operations. Cummings targeted the organization, called True the Vote, saying...
For two Florida Congressional candidates, winning is a matter of perspective. Former Orlando police chief Val Demings, a Democrat, and Republican incumbent Dan Webster both claimed victory after the 10th Congressional District candidates debated on Friday before The Tiger...
The Virginia State Board of Elections made a formal request to Virginia Attorney General Ken Cuccinelli to launch an investigation into a voter registration controversy in  Harrisonburg, Va.  A Republican contractor, Colin Small, was arrested last week after being caught throwing away...
During a debate of candidates for the U.S. Senate last night, Mourdock was asked whether abortion should be allowed in cases of rape or incest.  "I struggled with it myself for a long time, but I came to realize...
After several allegations of voter intimidation during this year’s presidential race, politicians and other state activists have asked media organizations to help resolve the problem.  Recently, billboards in Ohio and Wisconsin, key swing states, were taken down after local...

Francisco Montero

Name: Francisco Montero Title/Occupation: Co-Managing Partner Organization: Fletcher, Heald & Hildreth What Makes The Person A Game Changer: As co-Managing Partner with Fletcher, Heald & Hildreth, Francisco Montero focuses on telecommunications, broadcasting, media and technology. Montero was an appointed member of the...
Rep. John Lewis (D-Ga.) gave a stiff rendition of dance moves from South Korean rapper Psy's "Gangnam Style" music video in an effort to get young voters out to vote. "Vote, vote, vote, Gangnam Style," the Georgia congressmen says in...
California Congresswoman Mary Bono Mack’s latest comment that she’s dismissing Latino voters until after the election is part of a long-term pattern of behavior in which she’s systematically disrespected, and ignored, minority voters in her district. This week she said...