Last month, President Obama became the first sitting president since Kennedy to visit Puerto Rico — one of many recent events to reach out to Latinos. Saul Loeb/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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President Obama walks away from the Brady Press Briefing Room earlier this week, after a brief statement on ongoing debt ceiling negotiations with congressional leaders. Win McNamee/Getty Images hide caption

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Americans for Tax Reform President Grover Norquist speaks on Capitol Hill in April. Lauren Victoria Burke/AP hide caption

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President Obama after signing the Don't Ask, Don't Tell Repeal Act of 2010 into law on Dec. 22, 2010. Jewel Samad/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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