Leslie Sanchez - Entreprenuer - Strategist - Advocate - Impacto Group

2011 Archive

December 10-11, 2011
Leslie joins Donna Brazille on ABC for post debate analysis of the ABC News/Yahoo! Republican Presidential Candidate Debate in Iowa. Debate starts at 9:00 p.m., ET and is also available online at www.abcnews.com. Debate co-sponsors include The Des Moines Register, ABC5/WOI-DT and the Republican Party of Iowa.

December 8, 2011
Private screening “Insider Game,” a new documentary short, presented by HPNG and Time Warner, Inc.
New York, NY

December 7, 2011
Leslie will be on Fox News Channel’s “Hannity” at 9 PM ET. Hope you can tune in!

November 28, 2011
Speaking about the “A-word” (Amnesty and presidential elections) Will Romney’s immigration stance become his Latino problem?

November 27, 2011
CBS “Early Show” political segment on Iowa, Gingrich, Romney and immigration.

November 8, 2011
Latest Resurgent Republic survey shows Voters Believe America Is Worse Off Than When Obama Took Office

October 2011
Outstanding response to IGP’s first documentary short release, “Insider Game”. See more!

Leslie forms new content studio, Impacto Group Productions LLC (“IGP”), a premiere curator of digital, film and television content redefining the U.S. Latino community for a global audience.


2010 Archive

October 22-23, 2010
Leslie joins several of the nation's innovators at the Daily Beast Innovators Summit Reboot America! She'll be on the "Midterm Rumble" panel.
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October 2010
Leslie writes about Latino and women voters in the midterm elections: "Don't Pigeonhole Hispanic Voters" (CNN) and "GOP Is Fielding More Minorities, as Well as Women, for Office" (Politics Daily)

September 25, 2010
Leslie's a featured speaker at Smart Girl Summit 2010 re: the rise of conservative women

September, 24, 2010
Leslie convenes a media panel featuring executives from Harpo, "The Amazing Race," and Wired magazine to discuss the future of television in the digital age:
WSUA-9 reports

September 20, 2010
CNN's "American Morning": Women the new face of the GOP?
CNN Video

July 11, 2010
Resurgent Republic Board Member, Leslie Sanchez discusses the 2010 political landscape, the new AZ immigration law as well as new polls showing GOP message leading over Democrats on several policy fronts.
See Video

June 14, 2010
Women Flex Their Political Muscle in 2010 Primaries (U.S. News & World Report)
Read More

June 9, 2010
"Poll: Obama's ratings plunge among Hispanics" (Houston Chronicle)
Read More

April 24, 2010
Leslie’s latest "Politics Daily" oped on the Arizona immigration law.
More here

April 21, 2010
#140 Characters Conference: NYC: Campaign to Governing: Twitter by the Issues.
Video here

March 29, 2010
Leslie on ABC News' "Top Line": Can GOP Win Back Latino Voters?
Read more

Feb. 16, 2010
Resurgent Republic Announces Leslie Sanchez as New Board Member.
Read more

January 25, 2010
Leslie talks about her new book, "You've Come a Long Way, Maybe" at the National Press Club Book Fair. As the 1st featured 2010 speaker at the NPC, she invites an A-list panel to join her.
See Video

2009 Archive

December 31, 2009
AC360 post: Best & Worst of 2009 & What to Watch in 2010
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*Check out CNN's "Best, Worst of '09" @ 10 PMET! Guests: Joy Behar, Margaret Cho, Tina Brown, Joel Stein, Ben Stein, & Leslie!

December 4, 2009
See U.S. News & World Report interview on Sarah Palin and the Future of Women in Politics.
Read more

November 29, 2009
LWM reviewed in The Washington Post
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November 17, 2009
Mediaite's interview about "Long Way Maybe"
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November 17, 2009
Politics Daily OpEd: A Conservative Woman Asks: How Seriously Should We Take Sarah Palin?
Read more

September 17, 2009
CNN Commentary, Michelle Obama’s Smart Fashion Choices
Read more

May 29, 2009
CNN oped "Who does Sotomayor empathize with?"
Read more

May 20, 2009
Keynote address Northwestern University College Republicans

February 12, 2009
Will be a panelist on 630 WMAL's "Issues 2009" panel featuring ABC News' George Stephanopoulos, Fox News' Jim Angle, and CQ's Craig Crawford. Fred Grandy moderates.

February 11, 2009
Anderson Cooper 360 blog: Stimulus bill: a step toward nationalized health care?

January 29, 2009
Please check out this CNN.com feature: Republicans, Don't Patrionize Hispanics

January 23, 2009
Anderson Cooper 360 blog: Batman for Governor 

January 18-22, 2009
I will be on CNN tonight for Inaugural coverage. For updates, please follow me on Twitter.com/lesliesanchez

January 19, 2009
Anderson Cooper 360 blog: High Hopes

January 19, 2009
Please check out my post on the Daily Beast Buzz Board

January 13, 2009
Here's my CNN.com oped: New DNC Chair- Not the Reformer You Think

January 6, 2009
Anderson Cooper 360 blog: A Rookie Mistake

2008 Archive

November 4, 2008
Leslie will be on CNN tonight for Election coverage from 12 AM -6AM. For updates, please follow me on Twitter.com/lesliesanchez

November 4, 2008
CNN Political Ticker - McCain's Last Stand (NM).
Please read more.

November 4-5, 2008
Please listen to Leslie's short interview on campaign "Memorable Moments" that will air on Oprah and Friends that will run on XM156/Sirius 195 on Nov. 4 & 5.

September 25, 2008
CNN.com Oped- Bailout sparks a GOP Street Fight

September 25, 2008
Anderson Cooper 360 blog:
The Talker Vs. the Doer

Sept. 4, 2008
Immigration was hot topic on live chat on the Washington Post.com re: Los Republicanos

Sept. 4, 2008
CNN.com oped on VP pick:
Palin is a VP for the rest of us

Sept. 2 2008
CNN.com piece: Obama's high tech edge in presidential politics

August 28, 2008
AC 360 blog post: Wasn't ready then, isn't ready now

June 23, 2008
Leslie’s latest oped, “Can Obama’s Money Buy Him Love?,” is featured on CNN.com.  Please check it out.

June 23, 2008
Latest blog: Is it Obama’s energy policy–or George Bush’s?

May 3, 2008
Leslie to address world's premiere leadership conference for women hosted by the Simmons School of Management.

April 22, 2008
Leslie joins the CNN political team for election night coverage of the Pennsylvania primary. Coverage begins on "Situation Room" at 5:30 pm EST.

April 2, 2008
Check out the New York Times piece "Like the Candidates, TV’s Political Pundits Show Signs of Diversity"!

March 25, 2008
See new blog post "Hillary Clinton's desperation move on housing hits a slump"
on "Anderson Cooper 360°" blog.

March 13, 2008
See new blog post "Ferrero: A Missed Opportunity?" on "Anderson Cooper 360°" blog. For more read "Ferraro Should Have Known Better" by syndicated columnist Ruben Navarrette!

March 11, 2008
CNN Election Coverage & the '08 Campaign Leslie joins CNN election team for the "Situation Room" with Democratic strategist Donna Brazile and other coverage of the Mississippi primary.

February 23, 2008
New CNN.com commentary: Latino voters want a better idea of ‘change’. Read more!

February 21, 2008
Leslie joins Anderson Cooper 360° tonight 10 ET for post debate analysis of CNN-Univision Democratic presidential debate in Texas. Please tune in!

February 19, 2008
Leslie joins the CNN political team for election night coverage of Wisconsin and Hawaii primaries. Coverage begins at 6:00 pm EST.

February 19, 2008
Leslie joins CNBC’s “Squawk Box” to assess the impact of the primary elections and race for the White House!. Please watch at 6:50 a.m. EST.

February 15, 2008
Leslie joins all-star panel for special edition of Anderson Cooper 360° tonight 10 ET -
Uncovering America: Race, Gender & Politics.
Please tune in and catch my blog post here.

February 6, 2008
Leslie joins CNBC’s “Squawk Box” to assess the impact of the Super Tuesday elections on Wall Street and your money!. Please watch at 6:00 a.m. EST.

February 5, 2008
Leslie on NBC’s “Today” show at 10:30 am for special panel on Super Tuesday primary elections.  Please tune in!

January 21, 2008
Leslie’s on NBC’s “Today” show at 10:30 am for special panel on the impact of gender and race on the 2008 presidential race. View it here!

She also joins CNN’s Anderson Cooper and Soledad O'Brien for special on Race and Politics at 11:00 pm EST.

January 7, 2008
Today Leslie’s on CNN/Headline News’  “Glenn Beck” at 7:00 p.m. EST to debate whether or not Barack Obama will be the next president of the United States.  Please tune in!

January 6, 2008
Leslie joins former U.S. Rep. Harold Ford, Jr. on Fox News Channel’s “The Big Story” to debate if OBAMA VS. MCCAIN in NEW HAMPSHIRE is a sign of what’s to come. Please tune in at 5:00 p.m. EST! 

2007 Archive

December 5, 2007
Today Leslie’s on CNN’s “Situation Room” at 4:40 p.m. EST.  Please tune in.

December 3, 2007
Today Leslie’s on FNC’s “Live Desk with Martha MacCallum.” Please tune in at 1:00 pm EST.

November 29, 2007
Economy & the '08 Campaign
Leslie on CNBC’s Power Lunch” with Democratic strategist David Goodfriend to discuss the presidential candidates and their economic policies.

November 29, 2007
“Leslie on MSNBC’s “The Abrams Report” with Politico reporter Ben Smith.  

November 28, 2007
The Armstrong Williams Radio Show invites Leslie to discuss Hispanic voters as a swing group in 2008.

Today on CNN’s “Situation Room” Leslie and Terry Jeffrey offer advice to GOP candidates as they prepare for the CNN/YouTube debate.
Read more.

November 26, 2007
Today on CNN’s “Situation Room” Leslie debates Democratic strategist Peter Fenn on Oprah Winfrey’s impact on Iowa voters. 

November 2, 2007
Today Leslie’s on FNC’s “Live Desk with Martha MacCallum” to discuss Hillary Clinton and licenses for illegal immigrants, plus other topics. Tune in at 1:00 pm EST.

November 1, 2007
Leslie on California’s “Politics of Money” with Mike Green and Jim Benham to talk about Hispanics and the GOP.
Read more!

November 1, 2007
“Leslie Sanchez tells Boca Republicans that Hispanics are America’s new ‘swing vote’” in the Boca Raton News. 
Learn more.

September 30, 2007
“Memo to Republicanos: Reach out to minorities or lose”
is lead feature in San Diego Union Tribune’s Insight section.
Read more!

Sept. 13, 2007
Today on CNN’s “Situation Room” Leslie and Democratic strategist James Carville discuss the political fallout of Moveon.org ad against General Petraeus.
Read more!

Sept. 13, 2007
Leslie’s oped “The World According to Univision” in the Wall Street Journal highlights GOP concerns about the Univision presidential debates. Read more!

Sept. 9, 2007
Leslie talks about the first-ever Spanish language presidential debate on ABC’s World News with Charles Gibson.
Watch the video

Aug. 21, 2007
Economy & the '08 Campaign
Discussing the part the economy will play in the '08 campaign, with E.J. Dionne, Washington Post columnist Brookings; Leslie Sanchez, Republican strategist; and CNBC's John Harwood

Aug. 20, 2007
Leslie on CNN’s American Morning at 8:15 am. discussed lottery of political topics of the day.

Aug. 17, 2007
“Los Republicanos”
author featured on Bud Hedinger Live and on CNN’s “Situation Room” to debate Paul Begala.

July 22, 2007
“Los Republicanos”
is lead feature in San Diego Union Tribune’s Insight section.
Read more!

July 17, 2007
Leslie on CNN’s Paula Zhan Now to discuss CNN-YouTube Democratic debate.

June 12, 2007
Today on CNN’s Prime News with Erica Hill, radio host Ed Schultz and Leslie clash on the impact of Michael Moore’s movie “Sicko.”  
Watch what happens. 

June 3, 2007
The McLaughlin Group invites Leslie to be a guest on the show. Panel discusses third-party candidates and the potential impact of NY Mayor Michael Bloomberg.
Watch a clip.

June 1, 2007
Leslie on FNC’s Fox & Friends about new “cool” voting bloc in 2008: "Single Anxious Females."
Check it out.

May 25 and June 1, 2007
Leslie on CNN’s Paula Zhan Now

May 30, 2007
Greatness By Design with Blanche Williams on XM Radio 155 convenes the National Women’s Town Hall Meeting. 
See more.

May 24, 2007
Leslie delivers keynote at 2nd Annual ALPFA New Jersey “Women of ALPFA” celebration. Learn more.

May 21, 2007
Journalist Laura Martinez interviews Leslie for Ad Age piece on “How Spanish Language Media Lend Clout to Hispanic Vote.”
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March 27, 2007
MSNBC News Live on The Money Primary of 2008.
Watch the video.