Making the Case for Obama on Why Americans Need to Learn a Foreign Language…Preferably Spanish

Every time I thought I was getting somewhere, they’d start speaking Spanish,”—Congressman Charlie Rangle on the “cultural and language barriers” that had hindered him from understanding the finances of his Dominican Republic beach house that added up to several thousand dollars in federal taxes he owed after failing to report $75,000 in rental income from the villa.

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