mexican-american mexican-american

Definition(s):

  • (n) a Mexican (or person of Mexican descent) living in the United States

News

  1. George Zimmerman attorney questions potential jurors about self-defense

    Attorneys are presenting their 10 pre-emptory strikes of the 40 potential jurors in the George Zimmerman second-degree murder trial on Thursday as jury selection enters its final phase. [Chat live with Tony Pipitone from the courtroom] Judge Debra Nelson denied the state's only request to strike a juror for cause on Thursday. The state said the Mexican-American juror P-67 for cause at state ...
    on June 20, 2013     Source: Local 6 Orlando

  2. Women Inmates Put to Work Near State Capitol

    SACRAMENTO– A Prison Industry Authority crew of women inmates appeared across the street from the State Capitol, doing survey work at a monument dedicated to Mexican-American soldiers. They are the first class of women construction trainees that have been composed …
    on June 20, 2013     Source: FOX40 Sacramento

  3. Bette Addington: New website for Mexican-American Bowling Association

    X Pete Montalvo, director of the Mexican-American Bowling Organization, announced that MAMBO now has a new website: www.mambo.org.
    on June 19, 2013     Source: The Bakersfield Californian

Quotes

  1. "I'm a pretty visible Mexican-American guy who has managed to cross over," said Lopez, who had a six-year run with his own ABC sitcom. "I'm not a singer. I'm not Antonio Banderas. I'm a guy who came up the hard way on the street, and I speak...
    on Mar 24, 2009 By: George Lopez Source: Washington Post

  2. "There hasn't been a legitimate use of the land grant since the conclusion of the Mexican-American war," Brown said in a statement.
    on May 23, 2008 By: Jerry Brown Source: San Jose Mercury News

  3. "Mexican-American families have been here for centuries, as well as those who continue to (inaudible) our proud tradition as a nation of immigrants," Mr. Obama said.
    on May 19, 2010 By: Barack Obama Source: NECN

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