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Iowa LULAC disheartened by election results, vows to protect DACA recipients

DES MOINES – The League of United Latino American Citizens of Iowa today expressed its disappointment in the outcome of state and national races and vowed to do its part to continue to protect immigrantsContinue reading…

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Andrew Bribriesco and family of Iowa City make a cameo on latest video by the Hillary Clinton campaign

Check out Iowa City lawyer and Bettendorf native Andrew Bribriesco, Jasmine Hernandez and their daughter Paloma in the latest video by Hillary Clinton for America. Their appearance is around minute 4:54 of the video:  

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Vicente Fernandez, Los Tigres del Norte and other famous Latino artists have come out to endorse Hillary Clinton for President

Los Tigres del Norte announced their support for Hillary Clinton during their concert in Des Moines, Iowa. “We are tired to be called rapists and murderers and that is why, starting today, your friends, losContinue reading…

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“We will fight to make the American Dream a reality for everyone”

By Senator Tim Kaine, Vice-Presidential candidate of The Democratic Party. Earlier this summer, I had a chance to meet with the Orellanas, a family from Bolivia who made a home in Virginia. As we spoke, theyContinue reading…

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On the Fourth Anniversary of DACA, A Reminder of the Stakes of the 2016 Election

August 15 marked the four year anniversary of the implementation of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program for DREAMers, and while DACA changed the lives of 700,000 young immigrants, the results of theContinue reading…

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“Mexican, Chinese and Muslims fight for America”

By Raoul Lowery Contreras A quarter century ago the Los Angeles Times had an inside page story about five Mexican American brothers from East Los Angeles that were serving in the U.S. Armed Forces onContinue reading…

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New US citizen encourages permanent residents to apply for citizenship to exercise the right to vote

During this very patriotic celebration of the 4th of July permanent residents of the United States have a chance to consider initiating the process of becoming citizen. Citizenship comes with one very important right, andContinue reading…

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Why Education Needs to Be Our Nation’s New Priority

By Rick Najera Years ago I was accepted to University of Southern California. None of my family had ever graduated from college. My dad was a sheet metal worker and my mom was a waitress.Continue reading…