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State bill calls for restrictions on public resources for illegal immigrants

Tweet By: Sara Goldenberg PHOENIX – A new state bill would make it against the law for an illegal immigrant to use public resources including driving on public roads. State Representative Carl Seel (R-District 20) said House Bill 2192 would only affect undocumented immigrants who have committed a crime. Seel said it would be an […]

Cesar Chavez (Movie coming soon!)

Tweet Directed by Diego Luna, Chávez chronicles the birth of a modern American movement led by famed civil rights leader and labor organizer, Cesar Chavez. Torn between his duties as a husband and father and his commitment to bringing dignity and justice to others, Chavez embraced non-violence as he battled greed and prejudice in his […]

Independent Voters to Republican Party: Halt Immigration Reform and We Will Halt Your Power in 2014 Elections

Tweet Phoenix, AZ — Republicans are warning President Obama that if he halts immigrant deportations then the GOP will halt immigration reform. But the Republican Party has already halted immigration reform as Mexican-Americans / Latinos, Women and Independent voters have noted it has been over 7 months since the Democratic-controlled Senate passed a historic comprehensive […]

House Passed Farm Bill will affect Latino Families

Tweet By Latinovations On Wednesday, the House of Representatives passed a long-awaited Farm Bill that will preserve crop subsidies, but cut food stamps, causing many Latino families to lose the primary source for feeding their families. “I know many of my colleagues would just like this whole farm bill issue to go away. They want […]

Healthy Aging Strategies • Un Envejecimiento Saludable

Tweet Healthy Aging Strategies • Un Envejecimiento Saludable • www.CPLC.org

Language Remains A Barrier In Latino Health Care Enrollment

Tweet by Cheryl Corley As the Obama administration touts an increasing number of people signing up under the Affordable Care Act, there’s a push to get Latinos enrolled. This demographic represents the most underinsured group in the country. Politics around Obama care and Latinos are heating up, with a new ad attacking the ACA and […]

El Rio Coalition II updates – (Tucson, Az ) Is your Barrio next?

Tweet October 22, 2013, is one day shy of the anniversary of the October 23, 2012, resolution that was passed unanimously by the Mayor and Council to immediately develop a plan to transform El Rio to a family golf-park facility and put it under the Parks and Recreation Department and the general fund. To date, […]

The El Rio Coalition II is having a Press Conference on Tuesday, October 22, 2013 (Tucson, Arizona)

Tweet October 22, 2013, is one day shy of the anniversary of the October 23, 2012, resolution that was passed unanimously by the Mayor and Council to immediately develop a plan to transform El Rio to a family golf-park facility and put it under the Parks and Recreation Department and the general fund. To date, […]

WEST COAST EASTSIDE SOUND “The Eddie Davis Story”

Tweet WEST COAST EASTSIDE SOUND "The Eddie Davis Story"<br /> Producer: Hector Geree Gonzalez<br /> Director: Jimmy Velarde” width=”403″ height=”403″ /> In 1994, Hector Gonzalez became the heir to the Eddie Davis Recording and Publishing Estate, The Rampart Record Group and The Faro Music Publishing Group (a division of Gordo Enterprises). He relinquished his position […]

Eastside record label still spinning out the music

Tweet Gonzalez is the head of Rampart Records, which earned a measure of fame in the 1960s as the originator of the “West Coast Eastside Sound” — and whose founder dreamed of its becoming a Mexican American Motown. That was Eddie Davis, who produced bands from Boyle Heights, East L.A. and the San Gabriel Valley […]