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National Action Network (NAN) Florida is calling on Florida voters to reject placing an...

TALLAHASSEE, Florida, Feb. 21, 2019 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- Florida Chapters of National Action Network (NAN) is calling on Florida voters to reject placing a misleading initiative that alters electricity services in Florida on the ...

Nearly 17,000 Hispanics/Latinos Killed With Guns in California Since 1999, New Study Reports

WASHINGTON, Feb. 21, 2019 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- Nearly 17,000 Hispanics/Latinos were killed with guns in California from 1999 through 2016, according to Lethal Hispanic/Latino Firearm Victimization in <span...

The U.S. Minority Chamber of Commerce Celebrates Excellence in Leadership Gala Awards 2018, Honoring...

MIAMI, Jan. 9, 2019 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- The Minority Chamber of Commerce will host the XXII edition of the Excellence in Leadership Gala Awards Miami this coming Saturday, January 12, at the world class Renaissance Banquet Hall in ...

Cal/OSHA Cites Cannabis Company for Safety Violations Following Explosion that Burned Employee

FREMONT, California, Dec. 20, 2018 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- Cal/OSHA has cited a manufacturer of cannabis products for multiple serious safety violations following an explosion that seriously injured a worker. On June 19, an employee ...

Statewide Campaign Focuses on Busting “Ghost Tax Preparers”

SACRAMENTO, California, Dec. 27, 2018 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- It happens every tax season. Fly-by-night tax preparers set up tables in shopping centers or rent office spaces from February to April. They crank out countless tax ...

COMMUNITY TELLS KREKORIAN: NO VOICE! NO WAY!

SAN RAFAEL, California, Dec. 4, 2018 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- Members of Los Angeles Drug and Alcohol Policy Alliance (LADAPA) will hold a protest rally to demand that the public retains the right to comment upon any new off-sale ...

Marin County Residents Rally In Defense of California Values

SAN RAFAEL, Calif., Dec. 3, 2018 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- ICE Out of Marin y Justicia Para Todos, a coalition focused on changing the policies of the Marin County Sheriff's Office and other Marin County law enforcement agencies with ...

Agreement For Peace And Development Signed, Opens The Future At San Mateo Ixtatán

HUEHUETENANGO, Guatemala, Nov. 15, 2018 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- With happiness and responsibility, the Dialogue and Negotiation Table informs the national and international public that the Agreement for Peace and Development in San ...

Lin-Manuel Miranda & Frankie Negrón join Hispanic Federation & the “Respeta Mi Gente” Campaign...

ORLANDO, Florida, Oct. 23, 2018 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- To ensure Puerto Rican and Hispanic voters in Central Florida maximize their growing political influence in the upcoming midterm elections and beyond, Hispanic Federation ...

The U.S. Minority Chamber Of Commerce (USMCC) Announces Their XXI World Small Business Summit...

MIAMI, Oct. 16, 2018 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- The U.S. Minority Chamber of Commerce (USMCC) announces the XXI World Small Business Summit Miami 2018 to be held at the world classic Dadeland Marriott Hotel in Miami, Florida. More than ...

Historic Debate Between Two Hispanic Candidates Running For A Seat In The Hardee County...

ZOLFO SPRINGS, Fla., Oct. 15, 2018 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- For the first time in Hardee County history, two Hispanic candidates are running for a seat in the Commission. One of them is Mexican-American and the other is ...

California Alcohol Policy Alliance (CAPA) and Alcohol Justice to Announce 2018 CAPA Alcohol Prevention...

SAN FRANCISCO, Oct. 10, 2018 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- California Alcohol Policy Alliance (CAPA), and Alcohol Justice, will announce the CAPA Alcohol Prevention Heroes for 2018, during a press event at the 3rd Annual CAPA Summit. The ...

Middle America calls for an end to escalating us-versus-them polarization, new study finds

NEW YORK, Oct. 10, 2018 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- Just days after the Senate voted to confirm Brett Kavanaugh's nomination to the Supreme Court, nearly nine in ten Americans feel the nation is more divided than at any point in their ...

Hispanics’ Consumer Confidence Improves as Optimism Grows About Personal Finances and the U.S. Economy

BOCA RATON, Florida, Oct. 9, 2018 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- Consumer confidence among Hispanics in the U.S. improved in the third quarter of 2018 as optimism has grown about their financial situation as well as the U.S. economy as a ...

“The U.S. Mail Is Not For Sale”

WASHINGTON, Oct. 8, 2018 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- United States Postal Service employees, joined by community supporters who oppose selling off the Postal Service to a private corporation, will rally at 140 sites across the nation on ...

The U.S Minority Chamber Of Commerce Announces Its National Campaign “No More” And Holding...

MIAMI, Oct. 3, 2018 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- The U.S Minority Chamber of Commerce a national business organization announces its initiative NO MORE INITIATIVE commemorating National Domestic Violence Awareness Month with the announcing ...

AFGE Endorses Texas’ Gina Ortiz Jones for Congress

WASHINGTON, Sept. 21, 2018 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- The American Federation of Government Employees today announced its endorsement of Gina Ortiz Jones for election this November to the U.S. House representing Texas' 23rd Congressional ...

Labor Commissioner Secures Unpaid Wages for 15 Workers After $450,000 Settlement with Residential Care...

SANTA ROSA, California, Sept. 17, 2018 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- Labor Commissioner Julie A. Su has secured a settlement to recover more than $450,000 in wages, penalties and interest for 15 residential care workers who suffered ...

Gerawan Statement on the results of the November 5, 2013 decertification election

FRESNO, California, Sept. 19, 2018 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- Our employees have been waiting since November 2013 for their votes to be counted. After a historic struggle, they achieved that right today, in spite of the efforts by the ...

Dionisio Gutiérrez Unveils his Plan for a new Guatemala to Paola Hurtado

GUATEMALA CITY, Sept. 17, 2018 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- In a recent interview with Paola Hurtado, Dionisio Gutiérrez, President of the non-profit organization Fundación Libertad y Desarrollo, expounded upon the many issues facing <span...

Guatemala and Colombia Compared in Meeting Between Dionisio Gutiérrez and Former President of Colombia...

BOGOTA, Colombia, Sept. 6, 2018 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- In a recent meeting in Bogota, Colombia, Dr. Dionisio Gutiérrez, Guatemalan philanthropist, sociologist, and president of the Fundación Libertad y Desarrollo, discussed important ...

Civic Nation Launches #VoteTogether With 140 Partners And More Than 500 Celebrations To Change...

WASHINGTON, Sept. 5, 2018 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- Today, #VoteTogether, an initiative of Civic Nation, is launching a national campaign aimed at increasing voter participation in the 2018 elections by making involvement in the ...

ETCO: Authorities from 15 Latin American countries meet to discuss how to fight contraband

SAO PAULO, August 28, 2018 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- This week the Latin American Anti-Contraband Alliance (ALAC) is meeting for the first time in Brazil. The objective of the event, which includes authorities and specialists from 15 ...

Dangerous 4 a.m. Bar Bill SB 905 Advances as Lawmakers Choose Bar Profits Over...

SAN RAFAEL, California, Aug. 16, 2018 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- Alcohol Justice and the California Alcohol Policy Alliance (CAPA) expressed horror today as the California State Assembly Appropriations Committee voted to allow SB 905 to ...

Alcohol Justice Reports Senator Wiener Targets Riverside County for 4 a.m. Late Night Party...

SAN RAFAEL, California, Aug. 10, 2018 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- California Alcohol Policy Alliance (CAPA),  and Alcohol Justice, are questioning the logic of Senator Scott Wiener's rush to add additional Riverside County cities to his ...

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