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Rubio Stands With Colombian President, but Other Senators Not so Sure

Latino Rebels asked some senators on Monday afternoon at the Capitol if the United States should reconsider its relationship with Colombian President Iván Duque Márquez, who has been criticized for his lack of response towards the violence but has also called for dialogue with national strike leaders.

  • May 11, 2021
  • 9:40 AM

Nearly 30 Senators Respond to 2019 Sexual Harassment Report of Capitol Custodial Staff

“My father was a janitor,” Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) told Latino Rebels this week. “We have an obligation to all of our workers. I have not yet seen this report. But I’ll look into it.”

  • Apr 28, 2021
  • 5:44 PM

More Members of CHC Support Follow-Up Investigation of 2019 Sexual Harassment Report

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Three members of the Congressional Hispanic Caucus (CHC) told Latino Rebels on Monday that they support an investigation into sexual harassment allegations of Capitol custodial staff that were published in a 2019 report by the Architect of the Capitol’s Office of Inspector General (OIG).

  • Apr 27, 2021
  • 9:08 AM

Pelosi Calls for Follow-Up on 2019 Report on Allegations of Sexual Harassment by Members Against Capitol Custodians

“I look forward to seeing the report,” Pelosi said on Thursday.

  • Apr 23, 2021
  • 5:09 PM

Speaker Pelosi Says Puerto Rico Must Determine Its Own Status

“On the statehood issue, that’s up to the people of Puerto Rico. It’s up to them to decide whether they want to be a state, and then we’ll see what happens after that,” Pelosi told Latino Rebels.

  • Apr 22, 2021
  • 3:00 PM

Ossoff to Look Into Allegations of Sexual Harassment Against Custodians in Congress

WASHINGTON, D.C. — In a conversation with Latino Rebels, Sen. Jon Ossoff (D-GA) said Wednesday that he will look into allegations of sexual harassment by members of Congress against custodians on the night shift in the Capitol.

  • Apr 21, 2021
  • 4:01 PM

UWD Unveils New DC Mural to Immigrant Lives

The mural, painted by Sherien Damra, depicts two undocumented immigrants —Joella Roberts, 23, and Edder, 25— along with 77-year-old psychotherapist Satuski Ina, who was born in a Japanese internment camp where she spent her first four years in captivity.

  • Apr 19, 2021
  • 6:27 PM

Why Trump Should Invite DREAMers to the White House (OPINION)

For starters, Obama never dared.

  • Sep 12, 2017
  • 11:15 AM

How to Defend Obama on Deportations

The road to historic immigration reform in the United States is paved daily with the gruesome deportation of about 1,100 immigrants. The vast majority of the deported are Latino. The vast majority of the deported pose no threat to public safety. Who is to blame? Initially, everybody. Obama promised immigration reform in his first year […]

  • Dec 8, 2013
  • 9:04 AM

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