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Government Under the Influence of the Spirits Industry

SAN RAFAEL, Calif., May 24, 2021 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- Alcohol Justice, the San Rafael, California-based alcohol industry watchdog and the <a target="_blank"...

The Future of Barbados Does Not Include Waste.

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados, May 7, 2021 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- Waste management is a significant challenge for any society. An appropriate waste management strategy mitigates public health risks, contributes to sustained economic activity, ...

U.S. Army Reveals the People Behind the Uniform in New Animated Film Series

WASHINGTON, May 4, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- The U.S. Army released "The Calling," a new animated film series that profiles the deeply emotional and diverse origin stories of five Soldiers as they make the most important decision of their lives: ...

Norma V. Cantú Selected as Chair of the U.S. Commission on Civil Rights

WASHINGTON, April 30, 2021 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- Today, by unanimous vote, Commissioners of the U.S. Commission on Civil Rights have concurred in President Joseph R. Biden's appointment of Norma V. Cantú as Chair, marking a ...

Representative Emily Slosberg’s Sexual Assault Kit Tracking Bill Passes Final House Committee, Heads to...

TALLAHASSEE, Fla., April 6, 2021 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- Today, HB 673, Gail's Law, by Representative Emily Slosberg (D–Boca Raton) passed out of the House Judiciary Committee with unanimous,...

Representative Emily Slosberg’s Sexual Assault Kit Tracking Bill Passes Second House Committee

TALLAHASSEE, Fla., March 30, 2021 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- HB 673, Gail's Law, by Representative Emily Slosberg (D–Boca Raton) passed out of the House Justice Appropriations Subcommittee with...

If you were exposed to water from the Flint Water Treatment Plant between April...

FLINT, Mich., Feb. 26, 2021 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT EASTERN DISTRICT OF MICHIGAN The deadline to register for the Settlement is March 29, 2021.To learn more, visit <a target="_blank"...

Statement of the National Alliance for Hispanic Health on selection of Janet Woodcock, MD...

WASHINGTON, Jan. 21, 2021 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- "Dr. Woodcock's decades of experience, steady leadership, and empathy are the leadership we need at this time in America. Today, the nation's COVID-19 vaccine and therapeutics review ...

Thousands Protest Across Cuba Demanding The Right To Have Rights

MIAMI, Jan. 13, 2021 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- <div id="prni_dvprnevid67b2left" title="Thousands Protest Across Cuba Demanding The Right To Have Rights - Protesters have been raising their voices in opposition to ...

As Scammers Leverage Pandemic Fears, FTC and Law Enforcement Partners Crack Down on Deceptive...

WASHINGTON, Dec. 14, 2020 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- The Federal Trade Commission, along with 19 federal, state, and local law enforcement partners today announced a nationwide crackdown on scams that target consumers with fake promises ...

Former Governor of Puerto Rico Statement Regarding Exoneration by Independent Prosecutor

WASHINGTON, Nov. 24, 2020 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- Former Governor Ricardo Rosselló of Puerto Rico was exonerated today after the commonwealth's Independent Prosecutor (FEI, its acronym in Spanish) released the report on its 16-month ...

Voto Latino Registers 601K Voters And Mobilizing 3.7 million Low-Propensity Voters

WASHINGTON, Nov. 2, 2020 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- Voto Latino, the nation's premier Latinx voter registration organization, has registered 601,330 voters for the 2020 election cycle. States that allow for same-day registration ...

America Ferrera, Eva Longoria, She Se Puede Launch Nationwide Voting Empowerment Tour During 2020...

LOS ANGELES, Oct. 19, 2020 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- She Se Puede, a digital lifestyle community and media platform that inspires, affirms, and informs Latinas to leverage our power in a way that transforms our lives, families, and ...

Voto Latino Registers the Most Latinx Voters in History, Surpassing One Million Registered Voters;...

WASHINGTON, Oct. 12, 2020 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- Today, Voto Latino, the nation's largest Latinx voter registration organization, announced that it has officially registered 1,057,090 Latinx voters to-date, the most ever in history. ...

Tanger Outlets Joins the Civic Alliance to Encourage Participation in November Election, Offers Paid...

GREENSBORO, N.C., Oct. 9, 2020 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- Tanger Factory Outlet Centers, Inc. (NYSE: SKT), a leader in the outlet industry, announced it has joined the Civic Alliance, a non-partisan coalition of...

Penélope Cruz, Ricky Martin, Salma Hayek, Zoe Saldana, Edgar Ramírez, and Alejandro Sanz Star...

The PSA Urges Voters to Mail Ballots Correctly and ASAP NEW YORK, Oct. 9, 2020 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ --  Six of the world's biggest Spanish-speaking celebrities star in a new ad to bring attention to laws that require voters in 16 ...

J. Mario Molina, Physician and Healthcare CEO Launches Digital Platform votercare.org to Mobilize Public...

WASHINGTON, Oct. 8, 2020 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- Today, J. Mario Molina physician and former CEO of Molina Healthcare, a fortune 150 company, announced a new online platform votercare.org. aimed at informing voters of the facts on ...

Voto Latino Foundation To Virtually Host 12th Annual Power Summit

WASHINGTON, Oct. 1, 2020 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- This year, Voto Latino Foundation will hold its 12th annual Power Summit bringing together top leaders, influencers, and elected officials to provide information and resources to more ...

Federal Judge Certifies Class, Orders Trump Administration to Stop Denying Pandemic Relief Funds to...

OAKLAND, California, Sept. 28, 2020 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- On September 24, 2020, Judge Phyllis J. Hamilton of the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California issued an Order certifying a nationwide class of people ...

Be heard. Be represented. Be counted!

WASHINGTON, Sept. 24, 2020 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- The Census is a count of all persons living in the U.S. It's conducted every 10 years, and the results matter—they help determine how districts are drawn, how many U.S. House of ...

Voto Latino Registers More Than 300,000 Voters

WASHINGTON, Sept. 21, 2020 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ --  Voto Latino, the nation's premier Latinx voter registration organization, has registered 307,161 voters for the 2020 election cycle, bringing the organization's total registrations ...

Voto Latino Foundation Launches 2020 Impact Council with Chairs Sec. Julían Castro, Rosario Dawson,...

WASHINGTON, Sept. 15, 2020 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- Today, Voto Latino Foundation (VLF) – the nation's largest and most successful Latinx voter registration organization – launched the VLF Impact Council, a national group harnessing ...

Motivated By The Pandemic And Social Issues, Young Latinos Are Energized About The Presidential...

MIAMI, Sept. 10, 2020 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- With Latinos poised to become the largest ethnic minority group in the electorate this November, Telemundo, the leading media company serving U.S. Hispanics, today released an in-depth ...

Tanger Outlets and HeadCount Partner to Boost Voter Registration Ahead of 2020 Election

GREENSBORO, North Carolina, Sept. 8, 2020 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- Last week, Tanger Factory Outlet Centers, Inc. (NYSE: SKT), a leader in the outlet industry, announced its partnership with HeadCount, a non-partisan, non-profit ...

COVID-19 Alcohol Deregulation Should Not Become the New Normal

COVID-19 Alcohol Deregulation Should Not Become the New Normal Public Health Not Public Drinking Press Briefing SAN FRANCISCO, Aug. 25, 2020 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- Health and community advocates from around the country are ...

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