Michael Barone Is Right: Hispanics Are Winnable
Michael Barone received some harsh criticism from the comments section of his column, “Right and Left of the Hispanic Vote,” for saying that that vote is “up for grabs.” But his critics are wrong in their assertions that the Latino ...
Democratic strategist Donna Brazile recently penned a column for CNN about food stamps and it went positively viral, generating lots of buzz and more than 5,000 comments to date. For voting to slow the growth of food stamps over ten years ...
In my NRO piece “Maid in D.C.: Eva Longoria’s Powerful Friends,” I mistakenly said that MALDEF received government funding. They do not. I apologize for the error.
The GOP’s Hispanic Opportunity
The Republican establishment, consultants, and talking heads should all just take a deep breath.
Yes, we have a serious problem with Hispanics. It’s a problem conservative Hispanics have been trying to tell the GOP leadership about for many years ...
David Gregory, Amazed that Americans Pray to God for Direction in Their Lives?
When Michele Bachmann went on to headline Meet the Press Sunday morning, host David Gregory asked her questions only someone antagonistic to religion, or someone who otherwise does not take faith too seriously, would ask.
He asked: “To what extent ...
Republican-Voting Hispanics vs. Harry Reid
If Harry Reid can’t understand why any Hispanic would vote for a Republican, he ought to meet my dad. A Mexican-American resident of Maricopa County, my dad not only votes Republican (his first Republican vote was for Ronald Reagan, ...
Hispanics and the American Dream
The Obama economy has not been kind to Hispanics.
Hispanic unemployment remains in double digits. Since 2008, Hispanic family income has dropped by $2,500 and 2.5 million more Latinos have fallen into poverty. And yet, when polled, Hispanics remain optimistic about their future, ...
What Walmart Knows about Hispanics
Who would have thought that a Walmart commercial could make me shed a tear and then jump out of my chair, pump my fist in the air and yell out loud “Yes”?
Well, that’s exactly what happened a couple ...
Maid in D.C.: Eva Longoria’s Powerful Friends
Much has been said about the controversy swirling around Eva Longoria’s decision to be the executive producer of Lifetime Television’s Devious Maids, a prime-time soap about sexy Latina domestic workers who occasionally sleep with their bosses. Less has ...
Congressional Princesses, Republican and Democrat
During this week’s Republican presidential debates, Herman Cain came under fire for referring to former House speaker Nancy Pelosi as a “princess.” But the mainstream media didn’t raise an eyebrow when former Appropriations Committee chairman David Obey famously ...
As soon as the jury proclaimed Casey Anthony “not guilty,” her parents, George and Cindy Anthony, stood up, blank-faced, and walked out of the courtroom. It was one of the few times since the trial began that the Anthonys did ...