The latest news on Hispanics
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama is basking in the aftermath of his breakthrough directive on illegal immigration and pressing his jobs agenda before a meeting of Hispanic leaders, one day after they gave a cool reception to GOP presidential challenger Mitt Romney and his newly softened stance on immigration.
President Obama's immigration announcement last week put pressure on the Republican candidate to take a stance.
The Republican candidate should refrain from announcing an immigration policy and survey the effects of President Obama's executive order.
New York Times columnist Gail Collins discusses why the Lone Star State has such an influence on the rest of the country.
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Mitt Romney is taking an economic-focused message directly to Hispanic leaders, facing a large gathering of the influential voting bloc for the first time since immigration was thrust into the forefront of the presidential contest.
High school graduation rates among Latinos jumped 5.5 points, pushing the national rate to 73 percent.
Actress America Ferrera seeks to empower a wave of new voters to participate.
Mitt Romney says his education policy will empower parents and hold teachers accountable for success.
Young Hispanics to be growing electoral force in coming years.
The Romney camp tip toes around a GOP version of the controversial DREAM Act.