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Sen. Bob Menendez might have peddled influence (Melgen, Raul Yzaguirre, Dominican Republic) - 02/03/13

... the island nation, Ambassador Raul Yzaguirre stressed the need for the Dominican Republic to start scanning container ships entering its port for terrorist threats and drugs. See Bob Menendez and Raul Yzaguirre for more on their questionable statements and actions regarding immigration.

Obama at NCLR: "yes, but..." on immigration enforcement; promotes jobs for possible illegal alien construction workers; DREAM Act; comprehensive reform... - 07/25/11

... all doing outstanding work. Raul Yzaguirre, my ambassador to the Dominican Republic -- (applause) -- Latinos serving at every level of my administration. We've got young people right out of college in the White House. We've got the first Latina Cabinet Secretary in history, Hilda Solis. (Applause.) So we couldn't be prouder of the work that so many folks who've been engaged with La Raza...

Fmr. NCLR president Raul Yzaguirre nominated ambassador to the Dominican Republic - 12/01/09

Raul Yzaguirre - former president of the National Council of La Raza - has been nominated to be the ambassador to the Dominican Republic. During the campaign he was a Hillary Clinton supporter, and he, along with others, were several far-left illegal immigration supporters who were at the top levels of her campaign. Read up on his various statements in support of illegal immigration here, and...

Jeb Bush, Mack McLarty, CFR to push immigration "reform" (amnesty) - 07/06/09

... included Frances Fragos Townsend, Raul Yzaguirre (former president of the National Council of La Raza), Eliseo Medina of the Service Employees International Union, and Margaret Stock (more on her here). Others involved were: Edward Alden, Mary Boies, Robert Bonner, Allan Goodman, Gordon Hanson, Michael Jordan (software), Don Kerwin, Richard Land (Southern Baptists), Elisa Massimino, , Steve...

Sonia Sotomayor was member of National Council of La Raza from 1998 to 2004 (+Raul Yzaguirre) - 06/05/09

... Reid and former NCLR president Raul Yzaguirre spoke at a press conference: "Her ethnicity is a plus, but in no way means she's going to get a pass," said Yzaguirre, who said she was more qualified than others on the Court. "She's going to be scrutinized. She's going to be vetted. We remain assured that she will pass every test that's put in front of her."

Some Hispanic leaders not 100% happy with Sotomayor being Puerto Rican, not Mexican-American - 05/27/09

... Mexican-American nominee)," said Raul Yzaguirre, former head of the National Council of La Raza... "I want unity, so I am more inclined to overlook those things and say, 'Let's work together.'"

NCLR, LULAC, MALDEF, SEIU, LNHI: universal healthcare for illegal aliens (Latino Agenda for Healthcare Reform) - 12/23/08

On December 12, the group Latinos for National Health Insurance (LNHI, president Jaime Torres) convened a meeting in Washington DC where they and a host of other groups created a coalition called the Latino Agenda for Healthcare Reform. They called for an end to a supposed disparity in healthcare coverage between Hispanics and other groups. And, they also demanded "access to high quality,...

"Latinos push for Cabinet posts": NCLR, MALDEF, NALEO trying to embed supporters in Obama administration - 11/07/08

... Clinton administration. ...[Raul Yzaguirre] said he and others addressed that issue frankly with Obama at their meeting several weeks ago. "We said, ‘Look, if you are going to see us as late-comers, that's not going to work. If you see us as partners from here on, we will have a good relationship.' And he said he welcomed our support," Yzaguirre said...

Arizona Chamber of Commerce, MATT.org, Raul Yzaguirre start immigration "reform" ad campaign; Mexican government link? - 09/24/08

... National Council of La Raza, Raul Yzaguirre. He's also a former co-chair of this year's Hillary Clinton campaign. The ads are from MATT.org ("Mexicans and Americans Thinking Together"), a group headed by Lionel Sosa, someone who's working for John McCain. Earlier in the year he hinted that the Mexican government was going to give him money to conduct an ad campaign, and a very good question...

Obama favored over McCain at NCLR meet, PWW reports (Fairness Doctrine) - 07/15/08

... critics: Former [NCLR president Raul Yzaguirre] echoed the sentiment. "The issue of the media has to be a big issue for us like education, health care and housing," he said. "We have to confront Lou Dobbs, Rush Limbaugh, O'Reilly and right-wing radio." He added that electing a Congress to return the public airwaves to serve all the people and not just the huge monopolies is a critical fight...

First Data Immigration Reform panel - 10/03/07

... Empowerment advisory board members are Raul Yzaguirre, president, National Council of La Raza; Salvador Gomez, chairman, Denver Hispanic Chamber of Commerce; and Robert de Posada, president, Latino Coalition. According to that page the moderator was former Congressman Esteban Torres and the panelists were: Juan Salgado, President of the Illinois Coalition for Immigrant and Refugee Rights and...

Want identity theft with that? (Reno McDonald's immigration raid) - 10/03/07

From this: A puzzling W-2 form prompted last week's raids on eleven McDonald's stores in Reno and Fernley. A Fernley [Nevada] woman, whose name was not immediately available, became suspicious when she received a W-2 form early this year that reported more income than she had earned. The woman soon discovered someone at the Fernley McDonald's where she used to work had been using her...

Hillary Clinton picks National Council of La Raza's Raul Yzaguirre to co-chair - 04/12/07

Hillary Clinton has selected Raul Yzaguirre - former president of the National Council of La Raza ("The Race") - as the co-chair of her presidential campaign. He'll head up her "outreach" to Hispanics. In actual fact, he'll help her even more strongly support illegal immigration, as Yzaguirre's history shows. NCLR is a considered-mainstream group that has links to and funds extremists. Last year...

Clinton, Rove to speak before National Council of La Raza (The Race) - 07/01/06

The National Council of La Raza ("National Council of The Race"), a far-left, Ford Foundation-sponsored racial power group, will be holding its annual meeting at the Los Angeles Convention Center on July 8-11.