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Why is Obama citing Reagan as an agent of change? Change for the worse?

January 18th, 2008 · 7 Comments

Democratic Presidential candidates John Edwards and Hillary Clinton attacked Barack Obama today for suggesting that Ronald Reagan changed America in a way that Richard Nixon and Bill Clinton did not. If he was referring to a negative kind of change, then I can see where he was coming from, but it didn’t quite play out […]

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Tags: Barack Obama · Hillary Clinton · John Edwards · Presidential Elections

Today I have a little more faith in humanity and in “democracy”

January 4th, 2008 · 4 Comments

Twenty years after Jesse Jackson won 11 primaries becoming at the time the most formidable black presidential candidate in history, Senator Barack Obama won the Iowa Caucuses with 38% of likely convention delegates. For the Dems, the final stats from Iowa are as follows: Obama  38% Edwards 30% Clinton 29% The only Latino presidential candidate […]

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Tags: Barack Obama · Bill Richardson · Democratic Party · Hillary Clinton · John Edwards

Walking the talk, John Edwards will stop investing in subprime lenders

August 19th, 2007 · 5 Comments

Latinos and blacks are typically charged more for home loans than their white counterparts with similar credit histories. If you flip through a newspaper targetting a minority audience or listen to radio stations that are popular among Latinos and/or blacks, you often find many mortgage companies pushing their products with promises of the lowest rate, […]

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Tags: John Edwards · Mitt Romney

What a Mitt Romney presidency might mean for Latinos.

August 16th, 2007 · 20 Comments

Former Massachusetts Governor Mitt Romney won the Iowa Republican Party Straw Poll this past weekend. Additionally, reports have just come out that he’s worth an estimated $247 million, making all of the fuss about Democratic candidate John Edwards’ riches look like much ado about nothing. John Edwards reports assets of about $30 million and has […]

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