Julian Castro

Dem 2020 Hopeful Julian Castro: Housing Is a ‘Human Right’

Tuesday on CNN’s “Situation Room,” former Obama administration Housing and Urban Development Secretary and 2020 Democratic presidential hopeful Julián Castro said if elected he will create a new entitlement program for housing.

In this July 13, 2013, photo, House and Urban Development Secretary Julian Castro testifies on Capitol Hill in Washington. Castro is being considered by Hillary Clinton as a vice presidential pick. (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais, File) ORG XMIT: WX204 (Photo: Pablo Martinez Monsivais, AP)

Julián Castro: ‘Our Border Is as Secure as It Ever Has Been’

Appearing Tuesday on MSNBC’s Velshi & Ruhle, longshot 2020 White House candidate Julián Castro (D) claimed the U.S.-Mexico border is “as secure as it ever has been” and re-upped his call to dismantle the U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) agency.

SAN FRANCISCO, CALIFORNIA - MAY 16: Democratic presidential hopeful former U.S. Secretary of Housing and Urban Development Julian Castro looks on as he talks with striking University of California at San Francisco (UCSF) workers on May 16, 2019 in San Francisco, California. Democratic presidential hopeful Julian Castro spoke with striking …

House to Hold Hearing on Slavery Reparations

A House Judiciary subcommittee will hold hearings on reparations next Wednesday, marking the first time in more than a decade that the House will discuss potentially compensating the descendants of slaves.

Rep. Sheila Jackson Lee (D-Texas) held a press conference on Dec. 13 to announce that she will be chairing a new Congressional Jazz Caucus. To help accomplish this, on Dec. 12 Jackson Lee introduced H.R. 4626, "to preserve knowledge and promote education about jazz in the United States and abroad."

‘Case for Reparations’ Author Praises Warren: ‘I Think She Means It’

Ta-Nehisi Coates, the author of “The Case for Reparations,” praised Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) in the New Yorker on Monday as a 2020 Democrat who is not just giving “lip service on reparations,” revealing that Warren had asked him about five years ago to have a conversation with her about his reparations piece.

Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Elizabeth Warren, D-Mass., speaks at the RV/MH Hall of Fame and Museum, Wednesday, June 5, 2019, in Elkhart, Ind. (AP Photo/Darron Cummings)

2020 Democrats Renew Impeachment Frenzy After Robert Mueller Speaks

Several Democrat presidential candidates on Wednesday took to social media to call on Congress to begin impeachment proceeding against President Donald Trump following special counsel Robert Mueller’s press conference about his investigation into Russian interference in the 2016 election. 

WASHINGTON, DC - MAY 29: Special Counsel Robert Mueller arrives to make a statement about the Russia investigation on May 29, 2019 at the Justice Department in Washington, DC. Mueller said that he is stepping down as special counsel and that the report he gave to the attorney general is …

Julián Castro: ‘Perfectly Reasonable’ to Start Impeachment Proceedings

Friday on CNN, former Obama administration Housing and Urban Development Secretary and 2020 Democratic presidential hopeful Julián Castro said it was “perfectly reasonable for Congress” to open up impeachment proceedings against President Donald Trump. When asked if there should be impeachment proceedings, Castro

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Julian Castro: Trump Dehumanizes People Like the Third Reich

Friday on MSNBC’s “Live,” former Obama administration Housing and Urban Development Secretary and 2020 Democratic presidential hopeful Julián Castro said he agreed with his rival Beto O’Rourke that President Donald Trump’s rhetoric is reminiscent of the Third Reich. Castro said, “It’s clear

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