Hillary Clinton National Security Policy Address
Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, a candidate for the 2016 Democratic presidential nomination, made a major foreign policy address at a campaign event at the Prado at Balboa Park Ballroom in San Diego, California. She laid out her national security vision for keeping Americans safe at home and continuing to play a leading role on the world stage. She contrasted her views with what she saw as the Republican vision for national security and especially the dangers of having Donald Trump as president.12,419 views
Donald Trump Campaign Rally in San Diego, California
Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump held a campaign rally with supporters at the San Diego Convention Center. He discussed immigration policy, military veterans, and the Trump University lawsuit. The California presidential primary would take place on Tuesday, June 7, 2016.2,388 views
Presidential Candidate Bernie Sanders Primary Night Speech
Senator Bernie Sanders (I-VT), a candidate for the 2016 Democratic presidential nomination, held a rally in the San Diego Convention Center as polls closed in Arizona, Idaho, and Utah. Senator Sanders offered his condolences to the people affected by the terrorist attack in Brussels, and pledged to destroy ISIL* through a coalition led by Muslim nations.9,118 views
*The Islamic State in Iraq and the Levant (ISIL), or the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS or DAISH/DAESH in Arabic), is a militant group that has called itself the Islamic State.
Alexander Hamilton and the Early Republic
Professor Elizabeth Cobbs Hoffman talked about Alexander Hamilton’s role in the creation of the federal government. She described how, after the American Revolution, states operated as separate countries, which often caused problems. Alexander Hamilton, one of the authors of the Federalist Papers, argued during the Constitutional Convention for a strong central government to mediate between the states. This class was part of a course called “World History.”1,061 views
Mitt Romney at Republican Winter Meeting
Former Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney spoke at the Republican National Committee’s winter meeting, aboard the U.S.S. Midway aircraft carrier in San Diego, California. Former Governor Romney criticized President Obama’s foreign policy, that he said had left America less safe, and his domestic policy, that he said had resulted in income inequality and a growth in poverty. He also eluded to speculation that he would undertake a presidential campaign a third time.966 views
California 52nd Congressional District Debate
Representative Scott Peters (D-CA) and his challenger, former San Diego Councilman Carl DeMaio (R), faced off for California’s 52nd Congressional District seat in a KNSD-TV news special, “Conversation with the Candidates.”422 views
The program began with a report by Artie Ojeda about the make up of the district and interviews about the issues of the campaigns. During the program brief biographical videos were shown.
Courtesy of KNSD-TV in San Diego.
Panel Discussion on Civil Rights
Panelists talked about civil rights and immigration. Former Bush administration Attorney General Alberto Gonzales said the Republican Party’s stance on immigration could lead to big losses in upcoming elections.161 views
“50 Years After the Civil Rights Act: Where Are We Now?” was the luncheon plenary of the 31st Annual National Association of Latino Elected and Appointed Officials (NALEO) Conference, held at Loews Coronado Bay Resort in San Diego, California.
Labor Secretary Perez on Civil Rights
Labor Secretary Thomas Perez talked about the history of the Civil Rights movement and what he said was a continuation of those efforts within the Latino community. He said that the community dealt with issues such as challenges in education, voting rights, and immigration.86 views
This was the "keynote address at the National Leadership Luncheon of the 31st Annual National Association of Latino Elected and Appointed Officials (NALEO) Conference, held at Loews Coronado Bay Resort in San Diego, California.
California Latino Community
Governor Jerry Brown (D-CA) and California Attorney General Kamala Harris talked about California’s Latino community, civil rights, immigration, and other issues including California’s relationship with Mexico and the 50th anniversary of Civil Rights Act.188 views
This was the “California Welcome” to the National Leadership Luncheon of the 31st Annual National Association of Latino Elected and Appointed Officials (NALEO) Conference, held at Loews Coronado Bay Resort in San Diego, California.
Latino Political Power
Republican and Democratic political strategists talked about the potential impact of the Latino vote in the 2014 midterm elections. Panelists also discussed Latino candidates running for office in 2014, and how the Hispanic community views the debate over immigration policy.275 views
“Politics and Power of the Latino Vote in 2014” was the Opening Breakfast Plenary of the 31st Annual National Association of Latino Elected and Appointed Officials (NALEO) Conference, held at Loews Coronado Bay Resort in San Diego, California.