HHS is hitting the malls this weekend to make sure that Obamacare is on the minds of consumers during the busiest shopping weekend of the year.
The department on Wednesday will announce new partnerships it has made with retail stores, pharmacies and popular websites to spread the word about the current open enrollment season, which began on Nov. 15 and ends Feb. 15. On three key days after Thanksgiving — Black Friday, Small Business Saturday and...Read more
Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-S.C.) expressed disappointment with his GOP colleagues in the House of Representatives for failing to pass legislation on immigration.
“Shame on us as Republicans,” he said. “Shame on us as Republicans for having a body that cannot generate a solution to an issue that is national security, it’s cultural and it’s economic.”
“I’m close to the people in the House, but I'm disappointed in my party," Graham continued. "Are we still the party of...Read more
Just a week after the 2014 midterms, a Pew Research Center report found that nearly half of Latinos (47%) said there probably won’t be much of a difference between President Obama and congressional Republicans when it comes to immigration policy.
Quite a bit has changed over the last two weeks. Adrian Carrasquillo reported yesterday on new survey data that shows “Latino voters have Obama’s back again.”
That’s according to a new poll by Latino Decisions, for Presente.org...Read more
Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas) is calling for congressional Republicans to fight back against President Barack Obama's executive action on immigration, saying they should refuse to confirm the president's nominees until he reverses course.
"If the president announces executive amnesty, the new Senate majority leader who takes over in January should announce that the 114th Congress will not confirm a single nominee -- executive or judicial -- outside of vital national security positions, so long as the...Read more
More than a dozen buildings charred, set ablaze in a wave of fury. Stores -- many owned by locals -- looted, with shattered glass covering the asphalt outside. Shell casings on the ground, having been fired by unknown shooters.
Welcome to Ferguson, Missouri.
This is what Tuesday looked like in Ferguson, hours after an eruption of rage over a grand jury's decision not to indict police Officer Darren Wilson in the shooting death of 18-year-old Michael Brown.
One concern about the Affordable Care Act is that as more Americans get health insurance and start using it, those who already have coverage will have to wait longer for care. Recent research with a focus on Massachusetts suggests this may actually happen, but may not last long. Several years after the coverage expansion in that state, access to care for other, previously covered residents appears to be no worse than before the expansion.
Coverage expansion would present this...Read more
Univision’s Jorge Ramos said President Obama is “paying a debt to the Latino community.” Ramos, who has been critical in the past of President Obama’s failed promises to the Latino community made this remark outside the White House just after President Obama’s Executive Action which created amnesty for about $5 million people.
America with Jorge Ramos anchor Alicia Menendez asked Ramos “Does this qualify as keeping his promise to the Latino community?” Ramos responded “Well, not...Read more
Pitbull brought some Latino flavor when he took the stage to host the American Music Awards for the second consecutive year. But for some viewers, the Miami rapper left a sour taste in their mouths.
The show started with a burst of energy thanks to Taylor Swift’s on fire, almost literally, performance of “Blank Space,” but when the Cuban-American rapper took the stage for his intro, it just fell flat.
“Mr. Worldwide” spent a good portion of...Read more