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Obama's Falling Latino Support Creates a Rare Opportunity for the GOP

Ron Nehring | Posted 02.11.2014 | Politics
Ron Nehring

GOP lawmakers need to take seriously the job of expanding the party beyond just a majority of their own district to a majority of the nation. And President Obama has just given them their opportunity, although not by design.

Gallup's Got Bad News For Republicans

The Huffington Post | Roque Planas | Posted 07.16.2013 | Latino Voices

Latinos of all ages are more likely to identify with the Democratic Party than the GOP, a Gallup poll released Monday says. The new poll gave few ...

'Just Stick To White Voters'

The Huffington Post | Posted 05.30.2013 | Latino Voices

Republicans should go for the white vote, a prominent anti-immigration think tank said Thursday. On Thursday, the conservative, nonpartisan think t...

Latino IQ Quiz: Does the GOP Hate Hispanics? a) Yes b) No c) Maybe d) Can You Repeat?

Viviana Hurtado | Posted 07.13.2013 | Latino Voices
Viviana Hurtado

Silence is complicity and leaves Hispanics to believe that this is how Republicans view us -- as a bunch of stupid "takers" that form part of the 47 percent who voted for President Obama.

Republican Reformation: GOP Out, In, or No-reach?

Viviana Hurtado | Posted 07.02.2013 | Latino Voices
Viviana Hurtado

Speaking with different Latinos, I've heard countless times: We are no longer bowing our heads to el patrón, in a submissive, ¡sí señor! position. Our time is now.

Memo to GOP: Latino Vote Not Just About Immigration

Chiqui Cartagena | Posted 06.23.2013 | Latino Voices
Chiqui Cartagena

Earlier this month, I was invited to speak at the spring meeting for the Republican National Committee, which was held in Los Angeles, California.

GOP Minority Outreach Is Doomed to Fail

Michael Fauntroy | Posted 06.07.2013 | Politics
Michael Fauntroy

The Grand Old Party's fundamental problem is not outreach. It is policy. As long as the GOP is dedicated to being more conservative today than it was yesterday, then its minority outreach is doomed to failure.

Elise Foley

GOP Rep Claims Undocumented Immigration Could 'Double Or Triple' | Elise Foley | Posted 02.03.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Rep. Lou Barletta (R-Pa.) said Sunday that he cannot support providing a path to citizenship for undocumented immigrants because he does...

Ariel Edwards-Levy

Obama's Top Pollster: Republicans Have A 'Tolerance Problem' | Ariel Edwards-Levy | Posted 12.12.2012 | Politics

President Barack Obama's top campaign pollster said Wednesday that Republicans have a "tolerance problem" that could continue to cost them especially ...

Rove Plot Likely Doomed To Failure

Salon | Posted 11.24.2012 | Politics

Drop the anti-immigrant rhetoric! Focus on the “family values” that Latinos supposedly share with the party! But that magic solution to Republican...

Latino Voters Were Speaking, but Was the GOP Listening?

Fabian Núñez | Posted 01.16.2013 | San Francisco
Fabian Núñez

Republicans need to get real. They face years of hard work in trying to rebuild a message and a policy that can speak to Latinos.

That Was Fast: Hannity Flips On Immigration Reform

Benjamin Hart | Posted 11.09.2012 | Media

One day after the GOP suffered a crushing presidential defeat that spotlighted the party's unpopularity with Latino voters, Fox News star Sean Hannity...

Oops! RNC Corrects Embarrassing Mistake

The Huffington Post | Elise Foley | Posted 06.15.2012 | Politics

The Republican National Committee corrected an embarrassing mistake on Thursday after the children in a picture used on its RNC Latinos website turned...

Dean: Republicans 'Don't Like Latinos,' Serve 'Corporate Masters'

The Huffington Post | Nick Wing | Posted 05.09.2012 | Politics

Former Vermont Gov. Howard Dean (D) lit into the GOP Tuesday night, attacking what he described as the party's willingness to abandon Latino voters an...

GOP Blasts Obama Campaign Manager Over Controversial Tweet

The Huffington Post | Leigh Owens | Posted 02.15.2012 | Politics

Republicans are calling for an apology from President Barack Obama's campaign manager over a tweet they argue is offensive to the Latino community. ...

No Casa Blanca for the GOP

Maria Cardona | Posted 11.27.2011 | Latino Voices
Maria Cardona

Republicans had better the heed the advice of many of their strategists and elected officials who understand their ultimate fate can very well be in the hands of Latino voters in 2012.

The Changing Face Of The Republican Party

Posted 09.21.2011 | Politics

By Patricia Zengerle WASHINGTON -– The Republican Party has made big gains among white voters, particularly younger and poorer ones, since De...

Surprising Number Of GOP Hispanic Candidate Victories Marks Dawn Of A New Era

Politics Daily | Luisita Lopez Torregrosa | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Out of the historic victory of a surprising number of Hispanic Republican candidates in the midterms two weeks ago, a new political profile of Latino ...

Poll: Hispanics Returning To Democratic Party After Drifting Towards GOP

AP | ALAN FRAM | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Hispanics are returning to the Democratic Party after several years of drifting toward the Republicans, with many saying Bush administration policies ...