Hispanic Voters

From this Monday's America's Newsroom on Fox, Brit Hume told host Bill Hemmer that the Republicans shouldn't be worrying about whether voting against an immigration bill will cost them support from Hispanic voters, but doubling down on their old white guy strategy instead: Read more...
If there's one thing Sen. Jeff Sessions ought to know all about, it's "ethnic politics," but I doubt very highly the two of us would agree on just what the definition of that phrase is. I don't think the Republicans are going get the nativist wing of their party, or the members of Congress who cater to them like Sessions, to go along with something they perceive as amnesty any time soon. Read more...
It looks like the Anchor Baby isn't too happy with Republicans like Lindsey Graham for working with the Democrats in the Senate on the immigration bill. Read more...
As Igor Volsky at Think Progress noted, we'll see how far this goes with Republicans when you've got Senators like John McCain calling equality for gay and lesbian families in immigration reform as a “red herring” and comparing it to tax payer Read more...
After giving his viewers a little reminder of what the Republicans sounded like during the 2012 Republican presidential primary race and their blatant race baiting and fearmongering over "illegal immigrants" Jon Stewart took Sen. John McCain and his Read more...

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Any time I hear Rep. Marsha Blackburn start talking about "adult conversations" and Republicans needing to pay attention to their tone on any topic, I'm reminded of this little hissy fit she threw on the floor of the House just after the health care Read more...
Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-SC) on Sunday pleaded with former Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney to "stop digging" by insulting Hispanic voters because the party was already in a "death spiral." In a conference call with donors last week, Read more...
Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer's office is walking back comments from the Republican governor, that it was "fine and dandy" to work on comprehensive immigration reform before the border was secured. In an interview with KPNX that aired on Sunday, host Read more...
It seems the Republicans are finally figuring out that they'd better do something different if they don't want more elections where they lose 75 percent of the Latino vote -- Schumer: ‘Darn Good Chance’ We Get Immigration Reform This Read more...
Our own managing editor Tina Dupuy joined the set of The Young Turks along with The American Prospect's Paul Waldman as part of Cenk Uygur's Power Panel this Tuesday. The topics for the panel included Mitt Romney's problems with Latino voters and Read more...