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Statement by Dr. Samuel Rodriguez, President of the National Hispanic Christian Leadership Conference (NHCLC),...

SAN FRANCISCO, June 12, 2014 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- "Among the many complex factors contributing to Eric Cantor's loss in the Virginia GOP primary election Tuesday, June 10, interpreting his defeat as a collective conservative ...

Close to Half of New Immigrants Report High English-Speaking Ability, Census Bureau Reports

WASHINGTON, June 10, 2014 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- In 2012, 44 percent of the foreign-born population age 5 and older who arrived in the United States in 2000 or later reported high English-language speaking ability, according to a U.S. ...

Bread for the World Delivers Mother’s Day Message to Speaker Boehner: Preserve Families, Pass...

WASHINGTON, May 9, 2014 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- Today, Bread for the World staff delivered a Mother's Day card to House Speaker John Boehner (R-Ohio), urging him to bring immigration reform to a vote in the House of Representatives and ...

Pew: State and Local Governments Play Critical Role in Immigration

WASHINGTON, April 30, 2014 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- A report from The Pew Charitable Trusts released today reviews previous federal action on immigration and examines the roles states and localities might have in implementing any new ...

Bickel & Brewer Storefront Comments on the U.S. Supreme Court’s Decision to Deny Review...

DALLAS, March 3, 2014 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- The Bickel & Brewer Storefront commented today on the decision of the United States Supreme Court to deny certiorari of an appeal by the City of Farmers Branch, Texas, relating to the ...

Migrant worker advocates request IACHR hearing into the violation of TFW labour rights

MEXICO CITY, Feb. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Migrant workers rights organizations have presented a request for a Thematic Hearing at the 150 regular session of the Inter-American Commission on Human Rights (IACHR). The hearing is being called to ...

Human and labour rights of Mexicans absent from NAFTA Summit

MEXICO CITY, Feb. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ - The NAFTA Summit held in Toluca, Mexico on February 19 should have marked the beginning of a new dialogue between Mexico and Canada: a dialogue that fosters unconditional respect for the ...

Statement by Dr. Samuel Rodriguez, President, and Robert Gittelson, Vice President of Governmental Affairs,...

WASHINGTON, Jan. 31, 2014 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- "The National Hispanic Christian Leadership Conference (NHCLC) commends the Republican Leadership of the House of Representatives for the Standards for Immigration Reform. Today, GOP ...

NHCLC Head Calls for Unprecedented Activism to Urge Leaders to Pass Immigration Reform

SACRAMENTO, California, Nov. 14, 2013 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- After House Speaker John Boehner (R-OH) said today that the House will not go to conference on the Senate-passed immigration bill, signaling that Immigration reform will not ...

Dr. Samuel Rodriguez Initiates 40-Day Fast on behalf of Immigration Reform; Urges Expediency

SACRAMENTO, Calif., Oct. 31, 2013 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- To stress the need for immediate action by Congress on immigration reform, Dr. Samuel Rodriguez, president of the National Hispanic Christian Leadership Conference (NHCLC), the ...

St. Thomas University on Comprehensive Immigration Reform

MIAMI, Fla., Oct. 15, 2013 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- Professor Motomura will discuss current immigration reform debates. He will examine the connections among key topics that draw the most legislative attention - the DREAM Act, ...

Catholic Relief Services Looks South in the Immigration Debate

BALTIMORE, Aug. 20, 2013 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- Catholic Relief Services (CRS), the official international humanitarian and development agency of the Catholic community in the United States, is asking Congress to take a ...

Hispanic Evangelical Leaders Optimistic about the Passage of Immigration Reform After Meetings with Boehner,...

WASHINGTON, July 25, 2013 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- Leaders from the National Hispanic Christian Leadership Conference (NHCLC), the largest Hispanic Christian organization representing more than 16 million Evangelicals and over 40,000 ...

National Hispanic Christian Leadership Conference Urges House Republican Conference to Advance Immigration Reform

SAN FRANCISCO, July 10, 2013 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- As the U.S. House Republican Conference convenes today to determine the path forward on immigration reform legislation, leaders of the National Hispanic Christian Leadership ...

President Lobo expresses his satisfaction at the historic approval of the immigration reform bill...

TEGUCIGALPA, Honduras, July 2, 2013 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- The President of Honduras, Porfirio Lobo Sosa, expressed his particular satisfaction at the approval by the United States Senate of the immigration reform bill in the U.S. ...

The Comprehensive Immigration Reform Bill Passes in the Senate

WASHINGTON, June 28, 2013 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- The National Hispanic Caucus of State Legislators (NHCSL) is very pleased with yesterday's passage of the Senate immigration bill. The Border Security, Economic Opportunity, and ...

Statement by Rev. Samuel Rodriguez, President, National Hispanic Christian Leadership Conference, Hispanic Evangelical Association,...

SACRAMENTO, Calif., June 28, 2013 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- The National Hispanic Christian Leadership Conference (NHCLC) commends and applauds the United States Senate for its bipartisan efforts in passing immigration reform legislation ...

CHCI Applauds Passage of Senate Immigration Bill

WASHINGTON, June 28, 2013 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- The Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute (CHCI), the nation's premier Latino youth leadership development and educational services organization, today applauded the passage of Senate ...

Honduran President Porfirio Lobo promotes TPS registration

TEGUCIGALPA, Honduras, June 19, 2013 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- The President of Honduras, Porfirio Lobo Sosa, called upon Hondurans who live in the United States to re-register in the 11th expansion of Temporary Protective Status (TPS ...

Sen. Rand Paul Tells Leaders to Remember Immigration Reform is about People, Not Just...

WASHINGTON, June 14, 2013 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- Following Tuesday's Senate vote to debate immigration reform, Sen. Rand Paul (R-Ky.) offered the keynote address on the topic at a Town Hall and Prayer Rally in Washington, D.C., hosted ...

As Immigration Reform Reaches Critical Mass – Employers Need to be Prepared

HOUSTON, June 14, 2013 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- Jacob M. Monty, managing partner of Houston-based Monty & Ramirez LLP recently wrote "The Gringo's Guide to Immigration Reform for Employers." The guide is a best-practice-driven ...

Will the New York Times Stop Using the term “Illegal Immigrant?”

NEW YORK, April 23, 2013 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- On Tuesday, April 23rd, Cesar Chavez's son and immigration activist, Fernando Chavez, along with Jose Antonio Vargas, Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist and co-founder of Define American, ...

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