Pérez should not be in Cabinet

February 17, 2013 

Corporate Tax Loophole

Assembly Speaker John Perez, D-Los Angeles, urges passage of his measure to close a corporate tax loophole and used the money for college scholarships, at the Capitol in Sacramento, Calif., Monday, Aug. 13, 2012. The measure, AB1500, which eliminates a $1 billion tax break for out-of-state corporations and uses the money for college scholarships for families earning between $80,000-$100,000, was approved 54-25 and sent to the Senate. (AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli)


What does President Barack Obama really think about Latino voters? Not much apparently if rumors are true that Assembly Speaker John Pérez is in consideration for a cabinet post.

It would be a grave insult to Latinos everywhere to select Pérez as an appeasement to Latino voters.

Consider that Pérez dropped out or flunked out of college — it isn't clear which. Did he go on to found Apple or Microsoft? Uh, no.

Obese and incompetent, John Pérez does not reflect or command the respect of Latinos.


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