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The LAPD Badge Issue Revisited in Los Angeles CD 14 Race

February 17th, 2011 · No Comments

In the race for the Los Angeles City District 14 council seat, the LAPD badge that challenger Rudy Martinez possessed has been brought up by the incumbent’s campaign and widely reported in the media. Well, the badge issue has surfaced again today with the sister of the slain officer David Kubly asking the Huizar campaign […]

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Some Additional Updates on the Los Angeles CD 14 Race

February 11th, 2011 · 2 Comments

The infamous Michael Trujillo e-mail did not rise to the level of the Los Angeles District Attorney filing charges. Additionally, this week there was a candidate forum where both Rudy Martinez and Jose Huizar pledged to focus on the issues instead of nasty personal attacks. I could not attend this forum, but I did find […]

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Twists & Turns in Los Angeles CD 14 Race, including a threatening nastygram from the Huizar Campaign

February 6th, 2011 · 12 Comments

Since we have been following the Los Angeles CD 14 race on the blog, I thought it would be worth cluing you into some of the latest developments. The Jose Huizar campaign has been making an issue out of a story that came out about Rudy Martinez possessing an LAPD badge of an officer who […]

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Sharron Angle Attacks Senator Reid Over DREAM Act

October 10th, 2010 · 6 Comments

Originally Posted on Friday, October 8, 2010 (Note: We have had some issues with the web hosting service, so the site has been down for some time over the weekend. We are working to restore content.) As Bender Bending Gonzalez reminded us a few weeks ago, when Senator Reid opted to bring up the DREAM […]

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Jerry Brown Proposes Bipartisan Debate

April 17th, 2010 · 2 Comments

Political theater at its finest! It doesn’t matter what side of the political spectrum you are on, but if you live in California or even if you don’t, you will want to follow the upcoming governor’s race in the Golden State. California has long been a trend setter in the country and a barometer for […]

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What we have been working on…blog update

March 13th, 2009 · 1 Comment

This week has been busy, but we will be adding more content soon, including Seneca’s second half of Latinos and the GOP. In the meantime, I want to share with you some other blog pieces that one of the LatinoPoliticsBlog writers has been working on this week. Feel free to chime in with your comments on […]

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For those of Mexican extraction, 16 de Septiembre

September 16th, 2008 · 1 Comment

Hat tip to the gatas for reminding me of this! This week with the hurricane, the economic meltdown, and the usual election rhetoric, I forgot the basics in Mexican history. Yes, today is Mexican Independence Day, despite misguided belief of many gringos that 5 de Mayo is. So in that spirit, I bring you this […]

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Old Boy Network is alive and well at NBC- Luke Russert is handed a job

August 1st, 2008 · 12 Comments

I never wrote a blog tribute to Tim Russert of Meet the Press fame when he died back in June, and I actually liked his show. After the traditional media went over the top with tributes, funeral coverage, and tearful goodbyes, I figured that there was nothing more that I could add that hadn’t already […]

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