2020 presidential campaign


Bloomberg Comes for Puerto Ricans

Driving to an event in Orlando, Michael Bloomberg, former mayor of New York and current Democrat presidential candidate, kept me company. No, not Bloomberg in person but Bloomberg appealing to Orlando’s Latino voter community in a radio ad. “Juntos vamos a reconstruir la nación,” he said. Together we will rebuild […]


Presidential Candidates Begin Appealing to Puerto Ricans

Slowly but surely presidential candidates are appealing to Puerto Rican voters via the Orlando Sentinel, with Michael Bloomberg being the latest. I’ll analyze Bloomberg’s campaign appeal later, but first here’s my commentary on Joe Biden, which the Sentinel published in December. Or you can click here to read. ˜˜María T. Padilla, […]


Warren, Booker Dominate First Debate

But other surprising performances, too One debate down, one debate to go. Ten Democrats took center stage in Miami Wednesday night in the first of two Democratic debates of the 2020 presidential campaign.  The debate, sponsored by NBC-Telemundo-MSNBC, should have been labeled “Not the Top Tier,” because more than half […]