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Sesión Informativa Destaca las Actitudes Positivas de los Votantes Hacia Inmigrantes

Sesión Informativa Destaca las Actitudes Positivas de los Votantes Hacia Inmigrantes

July 23, 2015
Hoy en una sesión informativa organizada por NCLR (Consejo Nacional de La Raza), un panel compuesto por eruditos y expertos en inmigración y política habló de las implicaciones de los nuevos datos publicados por The George Washington University (GW, por sus siglas en inglés).
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Briefing Highlights Positive Voter Attitudes Toward Undocumented Immigrants

Briefing Highlights Positive Voter Attitudes Toward Undocumented Immigrants

July 23, 2015
At a briefing hosted today by NCLR (National Council of La Raza), a panel of immigration and political experts and scholars discussed the implications of new data released by The George Washington University (GW) which show that most U.S. voters have positive views of undocumented immigrants when it comes to their character, motivation and impact on our nation.
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El NCLR ilustra la importancia de esperar para recibir los beneficios del Seguro Social

El NCLR ilustra la importancia de esperar para recibir los beneficios del Seguro Social

July 22, 2015
En honor a la Semana Nacional de mi Seguro Social el Consejo Nacional de la Raza, NCLR (por sus siglas en inglés), ha emitido una gráfica que ilustra las ventajas que tiene esperar para recibir los beneficios del Seguro Social.
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NCLR Partners with TPO to Raise Awareness through  Innovative Mobile Service

NCLR Partners with TPO to Raise Awareness through Innovative Mobile Service

July 21, 2015
NCLR (National Council of La Raza) is partnering up with The People’s Operator (TPO), a different kind of mobile phone operator, to raise support and awareness for its mission to improve opportunities for Hispanic Americans.
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NCLR Highlights Importance of Waiting to Collect Social Security Benefits

NCLR Highlights Importance of Waiting to Collect Social Security Benefits

July 21, 2015
In honor of National my Social Security Week, NCLR (National Council of La Raza) today released an infographic highlighting the advantages of waiting to collect Social Security benefits.
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NCLR presentará una Sesión Informativa de un Nuevo Sondeo de GWU sobre las Actitudes de Votantes

NCLR presentará una Sesión Informativa de un Nuevo Sondeo de GWU sobre las Actitudes de Votantes

July 17, 2015
El jueves 23 de julio de 2015, el NCLR (Consejo Nacional de La Raza) llevará a cabo una sesión informativa en la que el Dr. Michael Cornfield, de la Graduate School of Political Management del George Washington University (GWU), presentará información sobre las actitudes de los votantes con respecto a los inmigrantes indocumentados.
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NCLR: Senate ESEA Bill Fails to Provide Critical Protections for Nation’s Students

NCLR: Senate ESEA Bill Fails to Provide Critical Protections for Nation’s Students

July 16, 2015
Today the “Every Child Achieves Act” (ECAA), a bipartisan bill to reauthorize the Elementary and Secondary Education Act (ESEA) formerly known as No Child Left Behind, passed 81-17 in the Senate.
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NCLR Recognizes TODEC Legal Center with Affiliate Award for Advocacy

NCLR Recognizes TODEC Legal Center with Affiliate Award for Advocacy

July 16, 2015
At a luncheon held Monday, July 13, at the 2015 NCLR Annual Conference, NCLR (National Council of La Raza) honored TODEC (Training Occupational Development Educating Communities) Legal Center with the Affiliate Award for Advocacy.
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2015 NCLR Awards Gala Celebrates Distinguished Latino Leaders

2015 NCLR Awards Gala Celebrates Distinguished Latino Leaders

July 15, 2015
Last night NCLR (National Council of La Raza) honored Hispanic leaders and organizations that have demonstrated exemplary accomplishments in their fields and in service to the Latino community in the United States
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El Concilio Named NCLR Affiliate of the Year

El Concilio Named NCLR Affiliate of the Year

July 15, 2015
At an Awards Gala yesterday that concluded the 2015 NCLR (National Council of La Raza) Annual Conference in Kansas City, NCLR presented the Affiliate of the Year Award to El Concilio, a nonprofit organization working to improve the quality of life for Latinos and other underserved communities in California’s Central Valley.
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Media Notice: Covering Democratic Presidential Candidates at the 2015 NCLR Annual Conference

Media Notice: Covering Democratic Presidential Candidates at the 2015 NCLR Annual Conference

July 13, 2015
On Monday, July 13, Democratic presidential candidates former Sec. Hillary Clinton, former Gov. Martin O’Malley and Sen. Bernie Sanders (D–Vt.) will address Latino advocates and community leaders at the 2015 NCLR (National Council of La Raza) Annual Conference, which is being held July 11–14 at the Kansas City Convention Center.
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NCLR Otorga Premios por el Fortalecimiento de la Familia a Afiliados de San Francisco y Kansas City

NCLR Otorga Premios por el Fortalecimiento de la Familia a Afiliados de San Francisco y Kansas City

July 11, 2015
Durante el Almuerzo Nacional de Afiliados celebrado hoy durante la Conferencia Anual de NCLR en Kansas City, Mo., el Consejo Nacional de La Raza (NCLR, por sus siglas en inglés) reconoció a dos organizaciones de la comunidad que pertenecen a la Red de Afiliados de NCLR por sus destacados esfuerzos para empoderar a las familias latinas y ampliar sus oportunidades.
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NCLR Presents San Francisco and Kansas City Affiliates with Family Strengthening Award

NCLR Presents San Francisco and Kansas City Affiliates with Family Strengthening Award

July 11, 2015
At the National Affiliate Luncheon held today at the 2015 NCLR Annual Conference in Kansas City, Mo., NCLR (National Council of La Raza) recognized two community-based organizations that belong to the NCLR Affiliate Network for their outstanding efforts to empower Latino families and broaden opportunities available to them.
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NCLR Announces Immigo 2.0

NCLR Announces Immigo 2.0

July 11, 2015
Today, NCLR (National Council of La Raza) unveiled Immigo 2.0, an updated version of its innovative mobile app designed to inform service providers and organizations working in the immigrant integration field with the most up-to-date information about immigration law and policy.
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Democratic Presidential Candidate Bernie Sanders to Address  2015 NCLR Annual Conference

Democratic Presidential Candidate Bernie Sanders to Address 2015 NCLR Annual Conference

July 10, 2015
On Monday, July 13, Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Bernie Sanders (D–VT) will address Latino advocates and leaders from throughout the nation at the 2015 NCLR (National Council of La Raza) Annual Conference.
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La Conferencia Anual del NCLR se inaugura con un proyecto de servicio comunitario en Kansas City

La Conferencia Anual del NCLR se inaugura con un proyecto de servicio comunitario en Kansas City

July 09, 2015
El viernes 10 de julio de 2015, voluntarios de El Centro, NCLR (Consejo Nacional de La Raza), Bank of America y Habitat for Humanity se darán cita para un día de servicio comunitario en la Academy for Children en Kansas City, Ks., una escuela preescolar de dos idiomas.
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NCLR Board of Directors Elects Renata Soto as New Chair

NCLR Board of Directors Elects Renata Soto as New Chair

July 09, 2015
NCLR (National Council of La Raza) is pleased to announce that Renata Soto, Co-Founder and Executive Director of the Nashville-based nonprofit Conexión Américas, has been elected Chair of the NCLR Board of Directors.
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NCLR Applauds New HUD Rule to Promote Fair Housing and Expand Opportunities for Latinos

NCLR Applauds New HUD Rule to Promote Fair Housing and Expand Opportunities for Latinos

July 08, 2015
Earlier today, the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) introduced a long-awaited rule that would address housing discrimination and segregation in communities across the country.
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Highlights for Tuesday During the 2015 NCLR Annual Conference in Kansas City

Highlights for Tuesday During the 2015 NCLR Annual Conference in Kansas City

July 08, 2015
On Tuesday, July 14, the last day of the 2015 NCLR (National Council of La Raza) Annual Conference, attendees will hear NCLR President and CEO Janet Murguía and other speakers address key issues in the Latino community today, including our nation’s economy, technology and community policing, among others.
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Actividades del Día Martes Durante la 2015 Conferencia Anual de NCLR en Kansas City

Actividades del Día Martes Durante la 2015 Conferencia Anual de NCLR en Kansas City

July 08, 2015
El martes 14 de julio, último día de la Conferencia Anual 2015 del NCLR (Consejo Nacional de La Raza), los asistentes tendrán la oportunidad de escuchar hablar a Janet Murguía, presidenta y directora general del NCLR, y a otros ponentes sobre los asuntos importantes para la comunidad latina, que incluyen la economía del país, la tecnología y la policía comunitaria.
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