| Dec 5, 2012
By William Gibson, Washington Bureau Senator Marco Rubio wants to put off debate about legalizing undocumented immigrants until Congress resolves other immigration issues. Rubio, a first-term Republican from Florida who is widely considered a potential...
| Feb 15, 2013
L.A. Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa endorsed Gil Cedillo for a seat on the City Council, citing a longtime relationship with the former state Assemblyman and praising what he said was a dedication to social justice....
| Feb 23, 2012
| 5:13 PM
– If the rapturous, mostly college-aged crowd that gave a President Barack Obama a rah-rah reception here on Thursday foreshadows real-world political results in November, the next eight months of campaigning won't matter. He'll win re-election in a...
| May 25, 2012
| 10:46 AM
Nota editorial: Comenzando en esta edición, y en las próximas tres semanas, le contaremos sobre las experiencias de una familia argentina de Miramar atrapada en el limbo del sistema migratorio de EEUU. Los Rojas representan el drama que viven miles de...
| Apr 26, 2012
| 12:25 PM
As the above cartoon indicates, to view the so-called “Hispanic vote” as monolithic is a foolhardy pursuit. Only a bunch of cynical operatives who think of politics as a game of checking off demographic boxes would stoop to make such a rash...
| May 11, 2011
| 10:21 AM
As President Obama works to restart the immigration debate, congressional Democrats on Wednesday reintroduced the proposed Dream Act, long-sought legislation that would provide children who were brought to the U.S. illegally a route to citizenship if they...
| Apr 12, 2012
| 4:28 PM
The state's top court has agreed to decide if Maryland's Dream Act will be on the ballot this fall.
The Court of Appeals said this week it will hear CASA de Maryland's appeal of a judge's decision to allow the referendum on the 2010 law. The court...
| Jan 1, 2012
| 5:00 AM
Maryland's governor won't be on the ballot, and the state is highly unlikely to play much of a role in the presidential election. But 2012 is nonetheless shaping up to be a riveting year in Maryland politics. Here are four major stories to watch in the...
| Jan 18, 2012
| 10:22 AM
Below is the full text, as prepared, of Governor Brown’s State of the State Address given on January 18th, 2012.
As required by the state constitution, I am reporting to you this morning on the condition of our state.
Putting it as simply as...
| Jan 19, 2012
| 1:22 PM
Mitt Romney's rigid position on illegal immigration and embrace of Kris Kobach, former law professor and architect of a law to rid Arizona of illegal aliens, may well cost him the fall election, even if helps him win the Republican nomination.
| Dec 13, 2011
| 10:43 AM
It's official: Baltimore is now America's "amnesty city." President Barack Obama and Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake have teamed up to violate the law and bypass Congress by imposing executive amnesty with troubling consequences for the citizens of Charm...