Economy

We Must Move to Repeal and Replace President Obama’s Unaffordable and Unpopular Health Care Law

Patients and Families Must Come First

WASHINGTON, D.C.–The Hispanic Leadership Fund released the following statement today from its President Mario H. Lopez, reacting to today Supreme Court ruling: “The facts are that on every count, President Obama’s healthcare law has failed all Americans, including working Hispanic families that continue to bear the brunt of his economic policies.  Insurance premiums have gone […]

Radio Host: “Giving in to the Devil”

Yesterday, Obama’s Spanish language spokesperson was interviewed by local Spanish-language Washington, DC radio station 99.1 El Zol’s host Pedro Biaggi.  Rather than demand answers for President Obama’s multiple failures on the economy, Biaggi turned into a cheerleader for President Obama, stating toward the end that voting for Republicans was “giving in to the Devil.” After […]

Lopez Op-Ed: Economic Recovery Needs Leadership, not Salesmanship

Hispanic Leadership Fund President Mario H. Lopez takes a look at President Obama’s latest “deficit reduction” proposal.  Is it really as balanced as the President claims? The White House announcement of the plan heralded “net savings of more than $3 trillion over the next decade.” But a closer look at the proposal reveals that it […]

Saving Medicare: HLF President’s Piece in Fox News Latino

Medicare is set to run out of money.  Hispanic Leadership Fund president Mario H. Lopez explains why the threat is important, why Latinos have a stake in the outcome, and what can be done to get on the right path.

HLF TV Ad About Ex-Obama Administration Official Joe Garcia; Endorsement of David Rivera in FL-25

The Hispanic Leadership Fund issued a statement today from its President Mario H. Lopez announcing its Political Action Committee endorsement of David Rivera, in the race for Florida’s 25th Congressional District. In addition, Lopez commented on the release of a television commercial exposing some of the failed policies that Rivera opponent Joe Garcia worked for […]

HLF Op-Ed: Boxer vs. Fiorina in California

The Huffington Post ran an op-ed piece yesterday by HLF President Mario H. Lopez comparing Barbara Boxer and Carly Fiorina.  Lopez discusses two issues: immigration  and the current water crisis in California Central Valley, to show that Boxer has taken positions against the interest of her Latino constituents: Barbara Boxer’s record on both of these […]

Opinion Piece: “Net Neutrality will negatively impact prices and innovation”

HLF President Mario H. Lopez has an op-ed in today’s Rio Grande Guardian () discussing the issue of “Net Neutrality” and the harmful impact such regulations would have on the Latino community. You can read the piece below or at the Gaurdian’s site here.

HLF on Fox Busines Channel

HLF President Mario H. Lopez was on the Varney & Co. show this morning on Fox Business Channel discussing some new polling numbers that show President Obama’s popularity declining among Hispanics. According to an AP-Univision poll, only 43% of Hispanic voters think the Obama Administration is adequately addressing their needs: Although [President] Obama poll numbers […]