Politics & Elections
WEDNESDAY, MAY 18. PROGRAM # 7785 12:00 PM PT Medi-Cal for Undocumented Kids Starts. Enrollment in full Medi-Cal for low-income undocumented children begins this week, under the new Health for All Kids law. California becomes the largest state to provide health care to all low-income children, including the undocumented. In this program, impacted families talk […]
MONDAY, MAY 16. PROGRAM # 7783 12:00 PM PT Immigration Emergency Rapid Response. When ICE agents knocked on the door of Mexican immigrant David Gonzalez’ home in Los Angeles, his neighbor immediately called a local church pastor and an advocate. By the time Gonzalez was in custody at the local detention center, a network of […]
(Español) Por su parte la representante demócrata por California, Lucille Roybal-Allard, en una declaración conjunta con otros congresistas de la cámara baja que cita la fuente, dijo que “Conducir esas ejecuciones contra las mujeres y los niños que huyen de la violencia y enfrentarán más violencia si regresan no sólo es hipocresía, sino crueldad plena”.
FRIDAY, MAY 13. PROGRAM # 7782 12:00 PM PT Mexico Edition. For the sixth year in a row, mothers looking for their missing children arrive in Mexico’s capital city from different states. They report hostility and inefficiency of judicial authorities who have tried to give them remains of people who are not their children. Faced […]
TUESDAY, MAY 10. PROGRAM # 7779 12:00 PM PT Immigration Edition. Donald Trump is now the presumptive Republican presidential nominee. The national leader of the Latino Republicans join this program to discuss Trump’s immigration plans, his standing among Latinos, his prospects for November and the Republicans’ plans for the convention. An immigration advocate also comments […]
MONDAY, MAY 9. PROGRAM # 7778 12:00 PM PT Diluting the Latino Vote? A group of Latino citizens are challenging Kern County accusing the local government of using a gerrymandered redistricting map to dilute the Latino vote and prevent them from gaining fair representation on the Board of Supervisors. For decades, Latinos have had a […]
(Español) Después de barrer el piso con los inmigrantes y por asociación con todos los hispanos de Estados Unidos, Trump pretende apelar a los latinos con desafortunados estereotipos. Los hispanos no somos una comunidad homogénea. No dudo que habrá latinos que apoyen a Trump, pero me atrevo a afirmar que la inmensa mayoría se ha sentido ofendida por las declaraciones de este señor.
FRIDAY, MAY 29. PROGRAM # 7777 12:00 PM PT Mexico Edition. None of the 24 people who died from the explosion in the Pajaritos petrochemical plant Clorados III in Mexico, was a worker from Petróleos Mexicanos, but instead employees of companies that were sub-contracted by the company ICA-Fluor, who were not trained adequately to operate […]
(Español) Quizás Sanders llegue hasta la convención como ha dicho que lo haría, pero lo cierto es que su persistencia, y sobre todo la increíble avalancha de votantes que ha traido a las urnas, mayoritariamente jóvenes blancos y estudiantes, han inclinado al propio Partido Demócrata a adoptar posiciones más progresistas.
TUESDAY, MAY 3. PROGRAM # 7774 12:00 PM PT Immigration Edition. A Mexican deported mother turned herself in at the US border requesting US authorities to allow her to get reunited with her family. Now she is finally living together with her two US-born children. She tells us how she did it. This and other […]