Quantcast

GOP 'Sucking Up' to Latinos

Republicans should stop "sucking up" to Latino voters because they are unlikely to support the party's candidates, according to Ann Coulter.

The conservative commentator, appearing Friday on Fox News' "The O'Reilly Factor," said Democrats exploit the immigration issue to appeal to Hispanics.

"We keep thinking this is the same country that it used to be," she said. "Democrats have been bringing in ringers since the 1965 immigration act. You think it's the same people voting. It isn't. The Democrats get basically every immigrant group to block-vote for the Democrats."

The Huffington Post noted that Coulter was responding to a Fox News poll that revealed the Republican Party's slumping popularity. The survey found that just 36 percent of registered voters had a "favorable" view of the GOP, while 54 percent gave it an "unfavorable" rating.

Democrats did just slightly better in the poll, with a 43 percent favorable score and a 50 percent unfavorable rating.

"If the Republican Party is going to win, they're going to have to be the populist party and bring up issues like immigration, which they won't touch," Coulter said. "Instead of constantly sucking up to a group of people who will never vote for you, how about appealing to the other

Photo: Huffington Post

More News Stories

Rejecting critics who cite his lack of experience in government, Ben Carson claimed Sunday that he has the right kind of background to confront...

Things aren't so sunny in one community in Sunnyvale, California. Neighbors got together and sued one family because of an unruly autistic son....

According to historical records, the youngest person in the world to ever give birth to a child was at the age of five. A

It seems that...

Shocking surveillance footage has recently surfaced, showing a school security guard mercilessly beating a wheelchair-bound student before tipping...

Two little girls from Canada wanted to help Syrian refugees by raising money for their church's charity drive. They ran a hot cocoa stand that...

Latest News Stories

Kentucky Sen. Rand Paul declared on the CBS program "Face the Nation" that the brand of his own Republican Party is "broken."

The potential...

Federal law-enforcement authorities need to conduct surveillance of Muslim mosques to keep the country safe, according to a former detective for...

President Trump apparently exceeded expectations in his first speech to a joint session of Congress on Tuesday night, The Hill reported.

...

To families of military men and women, April is known as Military Child Month. When Jessica Appelberg, military mother, wrote a letter to her...

The latest brain teaser being passed around social media looks like a typical find-a-word puzzle, but there's a catch. You're supposed to look for...

The owner of a grocery store in Bessemer, Alabama received a sentence of three years and 10 months in federal prison and was ordered to forfeit $5...

Imagine living in a world in which the majority of things are set to be approached from the opposite manner in which you prefer. That’s what left-...

On Thursday, former Speaker of the House John Boehner took shots at the 2016 presidential field. He addressed a crowd at the SALT Conference in...

Research shows that lemons are very good for you. They contain lemonoids, a compound that stops tumors from progressing. They also make an...

In 2014, for the tenth straight year, more people moved to Texas than any other state. Many of them left the Northeast to relocate in the...