The GOP Has Some Lessons to Learn from Trump’s Immigration Policies


The GOP Has Some Lessons to Learn from Trump’s Immigration Policies By Yuri Vanetik and Thomas Tucker Polls indicate that support for Donald Trump is plateauing while key challengers like Ben Carson, Carly Fiorina and Marco Rubio are quickly gaining ground. If this trend continues and Trump flames out, the Republican establishment shouldn’t simply dismissContinue reading “The GOP Has Some Lessons to Learn from Trump’s Immigration Policies”

WTCI HOSTS REPUBLICAN CONGRESSIONAL PRIMARY DEBATE ON JULY 2, 2014


CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. – – WTCI-PBS and the Chattanooga Times Free Press will host a Republican primary Congressional debate for the citizens of the 3rd Congressional District.  Congressman Chuck Fleischmann and the Republican primary challenger, Weston Wamp, have agreed to participate in a debate on July 2nd, 2014 at the WTCI studio at 7540 Bonnyshire Drive.  DaveContinue reading “WTCI HOSTS REPUBLICAN CONGRESSIONAL PRIMARY DEBATE ON JULY 2, 2014”

Demócratas y Republicanos reaccionan al discurso del presidente Obama


Reacción de la Presidenta del Comité Nacional Demócrata Debbie Wasserman Schultz al discurso del Estado de la Unión del 2014 del presidente Barack Obama  Washington, DC – La siguiente es una reacción de la Presidenta del Comité Nacional Demócrata, Debbie Wasserman Schultz al discurso del Estado de la Unión del 2014 del presidente Obama:  “Esta noche durante suContinue reading “Demócratas y Republicanos reaccionan al discurso del presidente Obama”

Numbers and numbers… more numbers


Hispanics –California had the largest Hispanic population of any state on July 1, 2012 (14.5 million), as well as the largest numeric increase within the Hispanic population since July 1, 2011 (232,000). New Mexico had the highest percentage of Hispanics at 47.0 percent. –Los Angeles County had the largest Hispanic population of any county (4.8Continue reading “Numbers and numbers… more numbers”

Tennessee Voters Support Senate Immigration Bill 3-to-1!


By Eben Cathey [eben@tnimmigrant.org] Nashville – According to the results of Harper Polling, an independent polling firm, over three-fourths of Tennessee voters support a pathway to citizenship for undocumented workers and families already here. Over three-fourths also think the bill currently in Congress is tough but fair, and want Senators Alexander and Corker to supportContinue reading “Tennessee Voters Support Senate Immigration Bill 3-to-1!”

“Estamos Unidos” con President Obama


Each year, approximately 65,000 undocumented students graduate from American high schools. While many hope to pursue higher education, join the military, or enter the workforce, their lack of legal status places those dreams in jeopardy and exposes them to deportation. Over the last decade, there has been growing bipartisan consensus that Congress should provide legalContinue reading ““Estamos Unidos” con President Obama”

EL PRESIDENTE OBAMA VIAJARÁ A COLORADO


CHICAGO – Hoy, Obama for America anunció que el Presidente Obama hará un recorrido de dos días por Colorado. El miércoles, 8 de agosto, el presidente viajará a Denver y Grand Junction para asistir a eventos de campaña y el jueves, 9 de agosto, viajará a Pueblo y Colorado Springs para asistir a eventos deContinue reading “EL PRESIDENTE OBAMA VIAJARÁ A COLORADO”

OBAMA VISITA FLORIDA Y VIRGINIA PARA HABLAR DE LA SEGURIDAD ECONOMÍCA DE LA CLASE MEDIA


CHICAGO- El jueves, 2 de agosto, el Presidente Obama viajara a Orlando, FL y Leesburg, VA para hablar sobre la decisión que los votantes enfrentarán en esta elección entre dos visiones fundamentalmente distintas de como hacer que nuestra economía crezca, generar empleo para la clase media y pagar el déficit. El presidente cree que laContinue reading “OBAMA VISITA FLORIDA Y VIRGINIA PARA HABLAR DE LA SEGURIDAD ECONOMÍCA DE LA CLASE MEDIA”

Valid photo ID is needed to vote in November


In Tennessee, in addition to being a registered voter, you will need a valid photo ID. Acceptable Photo IDs for Voting: Any of the following IDs may be used, even if expired: Tennessee drivers license with your photo United States Passport Photo ID issued by the Tennessee Department of Safety and Homeland Security Photo ID issuedContinue reading “Valid photo ID is needed to vote in November”

Romney se encamina hacia la candidatura republicana


NASHVILLE, Tenn. — Mitt Romney es el candidato de los republicanos congresantes Jimmy Duncan, Diane Black and Phil Roe. “Me siento honrado al recibir el apoyo de estos grandes líderes conservadores,” dijo Mitt Romney. “Ellos comparten mi visión de impuestos más bajos, reducción de gastos y un presupuesto equilibrado. Cada uno de ellos entiende elContinue reading “Romney se encamina hacia la candidatura republicana”

Republicanos bloquean nominación de latina


Declaraciones del Senador Menendez luego de que Republicanos bloquearan la nominación de la Embajadora Aponte Washington, DC – Hoy, los republicanos en el senado bloquearon la confirmación de Mari Carmen Aponte, la persona designada por el Presidente Obama como embajadora de Estados Unidos en El Salvador, quien ya se había desempeñado como embajadora tras suContinue reading “Republicanos bloquean nominación de latina”

Rogero Campaign nearly doubles high month in August


KNOXVILLE, – – The Madeline Rogero campaign for Mayor of Knoxville raised over $77,000 in August, almost doubling its previous best fundraising month. The campaign received over 450 individual donations during the month, including over 200 during a late surge in the last 10 days. “I am very gratified by this wave of financial support, drivenContinue reading “Rogero Campaign nearly doubles high month in August”

Remarks of President Barack Obama


WASHINGTON, DC. –On Thursday, I visited a new, high-tech factory in Michigan where workers are helping America lead the way in a growing clean energy industry. They were proud of their work, and they should be. They’re not just showing us a path out of the worst recession in generations – they’re proving that thisContinue reading “Remarks of President Barack Obama”

La Casa de Representantes aprobo propuesta de ley para elevar la deuda


Washington, DC .- La propuesta que apoya el presidente Obama para elevar el monto del tope de la deuda fue aprobada en la Camara de Representantes. La representante por Arizona, Gabrielle Giffords, se presento a votar a favor de la propuesta en su primera votacion desde que fuera atacada con intencion de asesinarla en eneroContinue reading “La Casa de Representantes aprobo propuesta de ley para elevar la deuda”

Mayor candidate Madeline Rogero releases quarterly financial disclosure


KNOXVILLE, TN — Knoxville mayoral candidate Madeline Rogero will file financial disclosure reports today for the State of Tennessee and the City of Knoxville. The state-required second quarter financial disclosure report, covering funds received from April 1 through June 30, shows a total of $63,911 in donations from 448 individual supporters, with expenses of $37,649Continue reading “Mayor candidate Madeline Rogero releases quarterly financial disclosure”

Algunos legisladores de Tennessee se distraen con propuestas de ley en contra de los inmigrantes


Fuente:Dvid Morales, Director Ejecutivo de la Coalición por los Derechos de los Inmigrantes y Refugiados de Tennessee (TIRRC) Su agenda social de división está completamente desfasada de las prioridades económicas Nashville, Tennessee – Un puñado de legisladores republicanos anunciaron hoy una campaña renovada para aprobar propuestas de ley en contra de los inmigrantes, pese aContinue reading “Algunos legisladores de Tennessee se distraen con propuestas de ley en contra de los inmigrantes”

Actualizando nuestro compromiso con quienes sirven en las fuerzas armadas


Por John Cornyn Senador de los Estados Unidos* Los texanos honran a nuestros hombres y mujeres en uniforme todos los días del año. Pero el reconocimiento formal se concentra en mayo. Este año, expresamos nuestro aprecio al personal del servicio militar el 17 de mayo, Día de las Fuerzas Armadas, y honramos a los soldadosContinue reading “Actualizando nuestro compromiso con quienes sirven en las fuerzas armadas”

HONORING AMERICA’S FALLEN SONS AND DAUGHTERS


Congressman Zach Wamp Representing Tennessee’s Third District How fortunate we are to live, work and worship freely in this great nation; however, throughout history, these things have come at a high cost. Our independence is only possible because of those who came before us and died to defend it. Maintaining liberty is arduous work andContinue reading “HONORING AMERICA’S FALLEN SONS AND DAUGHTERS”

Richadson, could he become the next president?


I had the chance to shake Candidate Bill Richardson’s hand during his visit to Nashville. “Ayudame Cab…” , he told me using a friendly expression among Mexican guys (you need to understand the culture) Bill Richardson, an American strong with no short experience in the government dealings and a promoter of diplomacy to finish theContinue reading “Richadson, could he become the next president?”