Throughout my childhood, I watched my parents try to become legal but to no avail. They lost their money to people they believed to be attorneys, but who ultimately never helped. That meant my childhood was haunted by the fear that they would be deported. If I didn't see anyone when I walked in the door after school, I panicked. And then one day, my fears were realized.
Nov 15, 2014
In the middle of a crisis, pulling Dr. Frieden away from the work he needs to do so Congress members could all make their little press statements -- it was shameful.
Oct 18, 2014
We live in a country that talks about being the home of the brave and the land of the free, and we have the highest incarceration rate in the world.
Oct 16, 2014
Racial discrimination in elections in Texas is no mere historical artifact. To the contrary, Texas has been found in violation of the Voting Rights Act in every redistricting cycle from and after 1970.
Oct 18, 2014
I want to be a much better president than I have been until now.
Oct 26, 2014
I didn’t do anything wrong. I’m proud of my career and the job I did for this country.
Sep 22, 2014
I think it's in the best interest of the Secret Service and the American public if I step down. Congress has lost confidence in my ability to run the agency. The media has made it clear that this is what they expected.
Oct 01, 2014
We are not seeking revolution. We just want democracy!
Oct 04, 2014
Isn’t it a b**ch? ...the vice president thing… I’m joking, I’m joking, I’m joking. Best decision I ever made.
Oct 02, 2014