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Hispanic Caucus & its members criticize ICE raids

On Wednesday, the Chair of the Congressional Hispanic Caucus, Rep. Linda Sanchez, finally released a statement about the ICE raids that have been happening...

Alleviate Poverty in America by Expanding Outreach

Have we spent too many years overlooking the real challenges of our economy? Are there still too many of us living from paycheck to...

DHS considering two changes to scale back deportations

On Thursday, the White House sent out an announcement after meeting with members of the Congressional Hispanic Caucus indicating that President Obama had asked...

As Most Avid Smartphone Users, Latinos Want Lower Wireless Taxes

A recent study by Nielsen says that Latinos are adopting and using smartphones at rates higher than any other ethnic or racial group.  As...

Fruitvale Station: Congress Goes to the Movies

BY RAY BAKER Yesterday after floor votes about 30 members of Congress took a field trip. Just like field trips in elementary school, they...

Thomas Perez Confirmed as Secretary of Labor, Becomes Only Latino in...

Thomas Perez has been confirmed by the Senate as the Secretary of Labor today by a vote of 54-46. He had previously served in...

Hispanic Caucus Meets with President Obama on Immigration

Today President Obama met with members of the Congressional Hispanic Caucus (CHC) at the White House to discuss immigration reform and how to move...

Rep. Filemon Vela Quits Hispanic Caucus over Border Militarization

On Tuesday, Texas Congressman Filemon Vela (D) resigned from the Congressional Hispanic Caucus because members of the group support the comprehensive immigration reform bill...

The Monsanto Protection Act: How the Hispanic Caucus Voted

For the past week, there has been outrage in the food safety community because of the passage and ultimate signing by President Obama of...

CHC Meets with President on Immigration, signaling top legislative priority

This morning a group of leaders from the Congressional Hispanic Caucus (CHC) met with the President and senior officials in the administration about immigration...