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 Huckabee: From Hope to higher office?
Huckabee: From Hope to higher office?
Former Governor Mike Huckabee is now the sixth Republican to announce that he is running for president in his hometown of Hope, Arkansas. One of the major themes of his speech was religion, focused on his humble beginnings, Huckabee vowed to end “stagnant wages,” protect Medicare and defeat radical Islamic terrorism. Huckabee, who is embarking on his second presidential run, delivering an economy- and security-centered message that he hopes will appeal to everyday Americans and distinguis....

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 Bill Clinton defends Clinton Foundation’s work
Bill Clinton defends Clinton Foundation’s work
In an exclusive interview with NBC News’ Cynthia McFadden, Bill Clinton defended the Clinton Foundation’s work, and he argued that the charity had never done anything “knowingly inappropriate.” Bill Clinton also expressed “no regrets” about accepting foreign cash, noting that the money was being put to good use to help people all around the world. Bill Clinton says he has no regrets about taking millions in foreign cash for his foundation, even though the donations have caused a political head....

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 Colombian grandmother graduates from college at 79
Colombian grandmother graduates from college at 79
The phrase “It’s never too late to learn” seems like a worn out cliche that is until you come up against someone like Rosa Salgado, a 79-year-old grandmother who moved to Miami from Colombia in 1995 and graduated last Saturday from Miami Dade College with honors, earning her associate of arts degree in education. Despite having some problems with the English language, not to mention being on the cusp of becoming an octogenarian, Salgado has just fulfilled a lifelong dream of getting her c....

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  César Chávez Day: Celebrating my abuelo’s legacy  
 César Chávez Day: Celebrating my abuelo’s legacy
Eighty-eight years ago, a man of extraordinary heart, courage, and understanding was born. On March 31st, we celebrate not only the birthday of my grandfather, César Estrada Chávez, but more importantly the spirit of civic engagement and social justice he espoused throughout his life. César Chávez was raised amongst migrant farm workers who experienced difficult conditions working in the agricultural fields. Men, women, and children received little pay for backbreaking labor and dreadful ....

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 Julissa Arce, a star at Goldman Sachs and undocumented

Julissa Arce, a star at Goldman Sachs and undocumented
Sitting at her desk at Goldman Sachs, Julissa Arce is doing her best to keep it together. It is September 2007. Her father is dying in Taxco de Alarcón, a small and hilly city in Mexico, and she has just hung up after a call from her sister with bad news. Arce stands and leaves the row where she and her colleagues create derivatives and market them to rich people. She walks down the hall, opens the bathroom door, and locks herself in a stall. “Do not be anxious about anything,” she ....

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 Senator seeks to end 'birthright citizenship' 
Senator seeks to end 'birthright citizenship'
Senator David Vitter, (R-Louisiana), is pushing a radical amendment to the bill that would end the practice of granting automatic citizenship to all children born in the United States to fight against illegal immigration and “birth tourism" or " tourism motherhood." Senator Vitter gave a speech on the Senate floor calling on Congress to end the practice of birthright citizenship, arguing that "no sane country" would allow it for the children of immigrants undocumented. With his amendment....

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 DOJ asks appeals court to lift order blocking immigration DOJ asks appeals court to lift order blocking immigration programs
The Obama administration asked a federal appeals court on Thursday, March 12 to lift an "unprecedented and wrong" order by a federal judge that halted the president's latest executive actions on immigration. President Barack Obama's new relief program for parents of U.S. citizens and legal permanent residents and his recent expansion of an existing program for undocumented immigrants who came to the U.S. as children have both been on hold for nearly a month, ever since U.S. District Judge Andr....

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 Hired! Unemployment rate falls to 5.5 percent
Hired! Unemployment rate falls to 5.5 percent
Neither rain nor snow nor a West Coast ports slowdown could keep the economy from growing jobs at an impressive rate in February. Last Friday, the Labor Department said that the unemployment rate fell to 5.5 percent from 5.7 percent its lowest level since May 2008, and the economy added 295,000 jobs in February, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics. But the decline in the rate occurred mainly because some people out of work stopped looking for jobs and were no longer counted as une....

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Target turns to Hispanic shoppers for salvation
Target executives are betting on young Hispanic adults to help shore up the company's future. The focus on this growing demographic comes as Target pursues a broad turnaround plan after a massive credit card hack breached consumers' trust. Luring more Hispanic shoppers could be profitable for Target. The group accounted for more than 60 percent of U.S. population growth between 2000 and 2015, during which time its purchasing power grew 207 percent, according to market research firm IRIWorl....
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Deferred Action beneficial to Social Security
The Senate Homeland Security committee held, early this month, its first hearing about President Obama’s immigration executive actions. The hearing and the witnesses testifying focused on the “implications and unanswered questions” about the deportation relief offered to some undocumented immigrants included in the president’s actions. First, the Social Security Administration’s chief actuary, Stephen C. Goss, provided testimony estimating the impact of President actions on the U.S. econo....
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Senator Marco Rubio moving toward Presidential bid in 2016
The line on speculation that U.S. Senator Marco Rubio will run for a presidential candidacy in 2016 is very likely. Even though he has not officially declared a campaign run, Rubio has started to put all the gears in motion like a possible GOP candidate. The Florida Senator of Cuban descent, has taken the first steps towards the candidacy by hiring Anna Rogers as his campaign finance director and by executing a mock campaign run through key states for early voting. Rogers, who is the curre....
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USCIS to begin accepting expanded DACA applications
As of February 18, 2015, millions of young undocumented not previously qualified for Deferred Action for Childhood arrivals (DACA) may submit applications for the program, if eligible. U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) will expand DACA and employment authorization to three years. The revised guidelines for this program were established as part of President Obama’s latest announcements on immigration. Individuals with no lawful immigration status may request DACA for the fi....
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AT&T introduces unlimited calling to Mexico
For domestic calls, we take it for granted that long-distance calling used to be a pricey proposition. But if you are someone who makes a lot of international calls, you may still be wrangling with prepaid phone cards to avoid paying big bills. Good news! Since January 20, AT&T customers can make unlimited calls to any number in Mexico, including mobile numbers, as long as they have or add the World Connect Value package to their postpaid plan. The international calling package was e....
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Obama sets an ambitious agenda for 2015
Delivering his sixth State of the Union address, Barak Obama a democrat seating president, stood up in the House of Representatives and stared at the members of two chambers which are now both controlled by Republicans. The loose and combative Obama who Americans saw in his State of the Union address on Tuesday night, said he had delivered on what voters first elected him to do: conquering a "vicious" economic crisis and ending ground wars in the Middle East. The president declared job done.....
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First Lady invites DREAMer, Hispanics to State of the Union
Ever since President Ronald Reagan began to acknowledge special guests with compelling stories during his State of the Union, every president continued the tradition. This year 22 guests were invited by the White House to attend Tuesday night’s speech. The special group included three Hispanics, as identified by the White House in a statement: Ana Zamora, Dallas, TX. She is a DREAMer that wrote to the President in September, “As with any other dreamer, my parents came to this country with ....
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