The new initiative aims to tackle the "diaper divide."
"I'm going to act because it's the right thing for the country," Obama said. "But it's going to be more sustainable and more
Where is the Eliseo that urged the AFL-CIO, despite their (unsubstantiated) concern that immigrants take workers' jobs, to adopt the position of legal status for undocumented immigrants as a tenet of its platform? We need that Eliseo Medina.
Whether it was Microsoft or the White House screening the questions, you can be certain of one thing: The White House has no interest in answering to criticism or challenging questions.
The political window in Washington is open for landmark, comprehensive reform to the immigration code. President Obama is expected to push for a bill in the early part of this year. Here are three ways the White House can lead the charge for meaningful immigration reform.
Lew, who has extensive connections in the American Jewish community, is expected to help Obama build a more friendly rapport
Cecilia Munoz is the epitome of someone who enters public service to do something -- not just be something. Great choice, Mr. President.
The absence of truth is. That's why I have decided to call Ms. Munoz to a public debate in a Latino community of her choosing.
Talk of resignation, retraction, and silly questioning of CHIRLA's intentions and values is of lesser importance to the immigrant community than proactive, timely, and common-sense solutions.
The Latino and immigrant community has been criminalized and targeted for several years. As a Latino, I find the Obama administration's public relations move to use Cecilia Muñoz, a former immigrant rights advocate, as the spokesperson for their worst immigration policies despicable.
Pointing specifically to the administration's embrace and expansion of Secure Communities, he added, "It's not Cecilia Mu
The White House Tuesday evening disclosed that almost three weeks ago the Obama administration granted ethics wavers for
Leaving transition work, I find myself a lot more hopeful about generally progressive policy coming out of the Obama administration than some of my friends in the progressive blogosphere.