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Obama Criticized for Skipping Out on Latino Conference
By Amaris Castillo | 06/27/2011 - 15:08

President Barack Obama is under heat for not attending a major Latino convention for the third year in a row, reports.  According to the website, Obama declined to speak at the annual conference of the National Association of Latino Elected and Appointed Officials (NALEO) this past weekend, which took place in San Antonio, Texas.  NALEO is a nonprofit organization that promotes the participation of

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Obama Will Be The First President to Visit Puerto Rico in 35 years!
By Stacey Rivera | 05/25/2011 - 12:23

Our partners at are reporting that the Governor of Puerto Rico,Luis Fortuño, has confirmed that President Barack Obama will visit the island on June 14th, fulfilling his campaign promise to return to Puerto Rico as President.

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Latina View: Buen Viaje, President Obama!
Latina View: Buen Viaje, President Obama!
By Galina Espinoza | 03/18/2011 - 12:58

President Obama arrives in Latin America tomorrow—and not everyone thinks he should be there.

The objection is one of priorities: There are a number of global crises to deal with at the moment, like the nuclear situation in Japan and the continuing unrest in the Middle East. And so many pundits are asking, Shouldn’t the President stay home and focus on these matters, instead of heading off to meetings with the leaders of Brazil, Chile and El Salvador?

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J.Lo and Marc to Watch the Super Bowl at the White House
By Lee Hernandez | 02/03/2011 - 11:03

Jennifer Lopez and her hubby Marc Anthony get invited to all of the best parties and this Super Bowl Sunday is no exception.

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Mexico's President Señor Calderon Goes to Washington
By Miranda Noland | 05/20/2010 - 11:27

Mexican President Felipe Calderon and his wife paid a special visit to Washington DC this week. First ladies Michelle Obama and Margarita Zavala met with young children at a local elementary school while the President's held a press conference addressing the new immigration laws passed in Arizona. The activities culminated in President Barack Obama hosting a grand state dinner in Mexico's honor

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Obama Supports Asylum for Guatemalan Woman Fleeing Abusive Husband
By Mariela Rosario | 11/03/2009 - 10:25

After fighting in court since 1995, Rody Alvarado Peña's path to political asylum was finally cleared by the Department of Homeland security, which declared she is "eligible for asylum and merits a grant of asylum as a matter of discretion."

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Marc Anthony & J. Lo Take Over Capitol Hill
By Mariela Rosario | 09/17/2009 - 10:23

Even jaded senators and supreme court justices get excited when Jennifer Lopez and Marc Anthony come into town! The superstar duo hit Washington D.C. last night to celebrate Marc's receipt of a Lifetime Achievement Award at the Congressional Hispanic Institute's 32nd Annual Gala held at the Walter E. Washington Convention center.

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