Four National Denominations Join The National Hispanic Christian Leadership Conference Association
Four National Denominations Join The National Hispanic Christian Leadership Conference Association Underscoring the Christian Faith Values Within the Hispanic Community
Hispanics And Values: How The GOP And The DNC Address Hispanic Issues
Former President Ronald Reagan once famously quipped, “Hispanics are natural Republicans; they just don’t know it yet.”
Obama, Romney Respond to New Poverty Data
Today the US Census Bureau announced that the nation’s poverty rate remained at 15% in 2011 after increasing each of the previous three year. President Obama and Mitt Romney both responded via online video messages.
Republican Platform Calls for Guest-Worker Program
Republicans are attempting to balance their party's disparate opinions on immigration by taking a tough stance on illegal immigrants in the United States while at the same time calling for a new temporary foreign worker program.
The Republican National Committee's 2012 platform on immigration, adopted on Tuesday, calls for a "legal and reliable source of foreign labor through a new guest-worker program."
Religion and the Republican Convention
Lost in Translation: GOP Struggles With Hispanics
Dotted with businesses flashing names such as Las Delicias and El Rey del Pollo, Charlotte's Central Avenue should be fertile ground for Republicans seeking inroads into the state's booming Latino community.
Instead, it offers evidence both of the depth of the Republican Party's challenge with Hispanics and the opportunities that may await if the party can recraft its message.
At Las Delicias, a bakery pungent with the smell of empanadas, 36-year-old owner Manuel Betancur blames President Barack Obama for a weak economy and scant progress on promised immigration reforms.
Rev. Rodriguez to Deliver Benediction at The Republican National Convention
RELEASED TUESDAY, AUGUST 28, 2012
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Republican National Convention
Rev. Samuel Rodriguez will be giving the RNC Benediction - LIVE at 10:55PM EST Tuesday, August 28th
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Faith Leaders Ask Brewer to Retract Executive Order
Faith leaders from the Tucson area on Thursday delivered an online petition containing around 7,000 signatures to Governor Jan Brewer's office asking her to retract last week's executive order denying driver's licenses, state-issued photo IDs, and other benefits to young adults who may be granted federal work permits under the Obama administration's deferred-deportation program.
Religious Leaders Petition Gov. Brewer to Rescind Order in Phoenix
Conservative faith based leaders delivered a petition containing 7,000 names to Arizona Governor Brewer, who previously issued an executive order reaffirming an Arizona law prohibiting services to those under President Obama's work permit program.
Sojourners Petitions Gov. Brewer to Reverse Order Against Children of Undocumented Immigrants Read more at http://www.christianp
Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer has issued an executive order denying driver's licenses and other benefits to anyone that takes advantage of President Barack Obama's executive order allowing the children of undocumented immigrants to remain in the country without the threat of deportation. Sojourners, a politically liberal evangelical advocacy organization, delivered a petition Thursday with close to 7,000 signatures to Brewer asking her to reverse that decision.