Latest from Peter Wallsten
The senator's criticism of Alfonso Fanjul's visits to the country, which is under a trade embargo, was softer than the reactions of other Cuban Americans.
  • Feb 4, 2014
Sugar tycoon and longtime anti-Castro exile leader Alfonso Fanjul has quietly traveled to Cuba and is open to doing business there prompted an angry response Monday from a Cuban American member of Congress, who called Fanjul’s actions “pathetic” and “shameful."
  • Feb 3, 2014
Biden’s brother James B. Biden Sr. and sister-in-law Sarah Jones Biden have purchased a five-acre, oceanfront estate in Naples.
  • Dec 31, 2013
Florida’s Democratic establishment has welcomed Crist not just as a new friend but as a presumptive standard-bearer.
  • Nov 4, 2013
The Illinois legislature may vote as early as next week to legalize same-sex marriage.
  • Nov 1, 2013
The immigration overhaul at the center of President Obama’s domestic agenda is either dead or delayed, Raul Labrador says in interview to air Sunday. summary of story
  • Sep 6, 2013
Why the left feels the need to heckle the First Lady
  • Jun 7, 2013
A gay rights activist disrupts first lady's speech at a Washington fundraiser, provoking her into a face-to-face encounter.
  • Jun 4, 2013
AFL-CIO President Richard Trumka said he is crafting a new plan to remake the American labor movement, which is struggling to retain clout in Washington and state capitals.
  • Mar 27, 2013
Former senator Chuck Hagel has issued a statement retracting his 1998 comments about a gay ambassadorial nominee.
  • Dec 21, 2012