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Socialist Opposition Leader to Take Over Spain’s New Govt

MADRID (AP) — Socialist leader Pedro Sanchez will become Spain’s new prime minister after a no-confidence vote Friday in parliament unseated Mariano Rajoy’s conservative government. He came in vowing to address the “social emergencies” of the country’s citizens after years of austerity measures.

Democratic vice presidential nominee U.S. Sen Tim Kaine (D-VA) speaks during a campaign rally with democratic preisdential nominee former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton at Taylor Allderdice High School on October 22, 2016 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. With just over two weeks to go before election day, Hillary Clinton is campaigning …

Tim Kaine Plans Campaign Speech Entirely En Español

“In Phoenix, Kaine will deliver remarks entirely in Spanish — a first for an organized campaign rally during a US presidential campaign — about the high stakes of this election and the choice voters face,” the Clinton campaign revealed in a statement.

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Marco Rubio Welcomes Megyn Kelly to Campaign Rally in Florida

Sen. Marco Rubio welcomed Fox News host Megyn Kelly to join him on stage at a rally with supporters in Hialeah, Florida today Wednesday. During the rally, Rubio first took the stage with his wife and began speaking fluent Spanish to supporters

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Rubio Blasts Cruz: ‘He Doesn’t Speak Spanish’

During a heated exchange on immigration policy at the GOP Debate on Saturday night in South Carolina, Sen. Marco Rubio (R-FL) blasted rival Sen. Ted Cruz (R-TX) for not speaking Spanish. Both men are of Cuban descent.

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Loretta Sanchez: ‘We Need a Latina’ in the Senate

On Wednesday, Rep. Loretta Sanchez (D-CA) attacked rival California Attorney General Kamala Harris as bluntly as possible, telling a candidate forum hosted by the Latino Journal: “I think we need a Latina in the U.S. Senate.”

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Mexico Embassy Spokesman: ‘America Is a Continent, Not a Country’

A spokesman for the nation of Mexico tweeted that America is “not a country” in response to Hillary Clinton’s Spanish-language take on the State of the Union address. Clinton tweeted her support for President Obama in Spanish during Tuesday night’s

A U.S. Customs and Border Protection officer's patch is seen as they unveil a new mobile app for international travelers arriving at Miami International Airport on March 4, 2015 in Miami, Florida. Miami-Dade Aviation Department and U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) unveiled a new mobile app for expedited passport …

Customs and Border Protection Announces Spanish-Language Service

The Customs and Border Protection (CBP) agency is now offering a Spanish-language information service, in what the agency says is a “first step” toward providing Spanish-speakers a more effective means of communicating with agents responsible for protecting the nation’s borders.

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Jeb Bush Echoes Obama: ‘Todos Somos Americanos’

On Tuesday, former Florida governor Jeb Bush released a new ad designed to appeal to Hispanic voters presumably outraged by the immigration positions of 2016 presidential frontrunner Donald Trump, and women outraged by Trump’s controversial comments about women ranging from Megyn Kelly to Carly Fiorina.

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Politico Dubs Pope Francis the ‘Anti-Donald Trump’

In the general scramble to grab a bit of Pope Francis’ luster in time for his upcoming trip to the United States, Politico has joined a host of other journals, pundits and politicians to stake a claim to the popular pontiff while attempting to distance him from their political adversaries.

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Jeb: Trump Does Not Believe in the Shared Values of America

Thursday on ABC’s “Good Morning America,” Republican presidential candidate former Gov. Jeb Bush (R-FL) said his rival Donald Trump doesn’t believe in America’s shared values of diversity and tolerance. While discussing their public back and forth over Bush answering questions in

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Jeb Bush Now Attacking Donald Trump in Español

After releasing a new ad attacking Donald Trump’s past liberal views, former Florida Governor Jeb Bush continues to criticize Donald Trump — now in Spanish.

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Report: Half Of Immigrants In The U.S. Have Limited English Proficiency

“Compared to the English-proficient population, the LEP population was less educated and more likely to live in poverty,” the Migration Policy Institute reports. “Employed LEP men in 2013 were more likely to work in construction, natural resources, and maintenance occupations than English-proficient men, while LEP women were much more likely to be employed in service and personal-care occupations than English-proficient women.”

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US Becomes Second-Largest Spanish Speaking Country After Mexico

According to the Instituto Cervantes, an organization created by the Spanish government in 1991 to promote the Spanish language, more people speak Spanish in the United States than any other country in the world except for Mexico.