Samuel A. Rosado

Obama and the GOP Debate Immigration Without Solving It

Tonight during the State of the Union, expect President Obama to make due on his threat to bypass Congress and use Executive fiat to provide more Band-Aids and policy placebos to our immigration problem. Later this week, expect the House Republicans’ outline of immigration “principles” to be an unoriginal and shallow reiteration of the quid […]

  • Jan 28, 2014
  • 7:50 PM

Date Set for Hearing on Puerto Rico’s Status

The Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee has agreed to hold a full day hearing on the issue of Puerto Rico’s status and the results of a non-binding plebiscite held last November 6, according to reports from El Nuevo Día. Initially postponed from June 11, committee leaders Ron Wyden (D-OR) and Lisa Murkowski (R-AK) finally agreed […]

  • Jul 2, 2013
  • 10:01 AM

Puerto Rico for Conservatives 101: Part Two

Editor’s Note: Latino Rebels published Samuel’s first piece yesterday Full Disclosure: I am personally in favor of Statehood for Puerto Rico. This is Part Two of my piece to provide conservatives at least a general back story on Puerto Rico, its relationship with the United States, and why the status issue matters for conservatives and […]

  • Feb 20, 2013
  • 6:30 PM

Puerto Rico 101: A Guide for Conservatives

Editor’s Note: Latino Rebels will publish Samuel’s two-part piece today and tomorrow. Full Disclosure: I am personally in favor of Statehood for Puerto Rico. While the United States was holding its Presidential election, another important vote was taking place off the coast. On November 6, 2012, the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico held a plebiscite to […]

  • Feb 20, 2013
  • 6:29 PM

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