Partly Cloudy86° FULL FORECASTPartly Cloudy86° FULL FORECAST
Make us your home page

The Buzz

From the staff of the Tampa Bay Times

Obama reminds Florida Hispanics of Sonia Sotomayor nomination in new ad



The Obama campaign released two new Spanish-language ads in Florida today, including one highlighting his nomination of Sonia Sotomayor to the Supreme Court.

A woman lawyer says, "When she was nominated by President Obama, we all celebrated – Puerto Ricans and all Hispanics.  But Mitt Romney was opposed to Sotomayor. He offended me when he stated he would have voted against her nomination. … and now he wants our vote for President?"

The second spot features entertainer Cristina Saralegui and talks about the economic recovery.

[Last modified: Friday, September 14, 2012 10:30am]


Join the discussion: Click to view comments, add yours