Changing of the Guard

About ten years ago, not long after I moved to Texas to launch a syndicated column and write for the Dallas Morning News, I went on local public television and wound up in a generational firefight. I’d been invited to join a discussion about Latino politics, past and present, alongside two middle-aged Latino leaders who cut their Read More




It is the largest peacetime mobilization in the United States: the decennial count of the nation’s population. The Census is Read More


A Passion for Education

Congressman Ruben Hinojosa will not take no for an answer. First elected to Congress in 1996 from the Read More



Nuestro Futuro

When the Dallas Cowboys took the field for the first NFL game played at their new stadium, millions tuned in Read More



Si se Puede

It is an honor and privilege to serve as the nation’s Secretary of Labor. In that role, I am committed to helping American workers Read More