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Mar 3, 2016

LULAC Leaders Join USHCC and Call for U.S. Senate to Confirm Roberta Jacobson as Ambassador to Mexico

LULAC participated in a press conference to support the confirmation of Roberta Jacobson to serve as U.S. Ambassador to Mexico. Roberta Jacobson is currently serving as U.S. State Department Assistant Secretary for the Western Hemisphere.

Mar 3, 2016

Civil Rights Organizations Call for Equal Rights to Those Living in U.S. Territories in Amicus Brief

Yesterday, the League of United Latin American Citizens (LULAC) along with the Asian Americans Advancing Justice and the National Asian Pacific Bar Association filed a brief in support of the petition for a Writ of Certiorari requesting the U.S. Supreme Court review the United States Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit's decision in Leneuotifiafia Tuaua, et al., v. United States of America, et al.

Feb 24, 2016

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Feb 13, 2016

Passing of U.S. Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia Leaves Vacancy in Court

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, with the passing of Justice Antonin Scalia, the U.S. Supreme Court lost a conservative justice known for his strict constructionist approach to interpreting the Constitution. LULAC National President Roger C. Rocha, Jr. issued the following statement:

Feb 12, 2016

LULAC’s Impact on the Hill Echoed on the Democratic Presidential Debate Stage

WASHINGTON, D.C. – During yesterday’s Democratic debate, U.S. Senator Bernie Sanders referenced LULAC’s opposition to The Comprehensive Immigration Reform Act of 2007 that helped guide his decision to oppose the measure because it failed to provide important provisions for guest worker programs.

Feb 8, 2016

La Santa Cecilia to Perform at the LULAC 19th Annual Legislative Conference and Awards Gala

Distinguished Guests Include U.S. Senator Elizabeth Warren and U.S. Senator John Cornyn

Jan 30, 2016

LULAC of Illinois Provides Relief to Latino Community in Flint, Michigan

Effort Designed to Aid and Address Confusion Within Undocumented Community

Jan 28, 2016

The 19th Annual LULAC Legislative Conference and Awards Gala to Celebrate 87 Years of Service to the Latino Community

LULAC members from across the country will travel to Washington, D.C. in order to participate in the LULAC Annual Legislative Conference and Awards Gala.

Jan 25, 2016

UNIVISION NEWS AND LULAC TO HOST PRESIDENTIAL CANDIDATES FORUM

LULAC and Univision News will partner to bring the Presidential candidates to the Newseum during the LULAC National Convention.

Jan 25, 2016

LULAC Urges Senate to Move Forward with Jacobson Nomination

LULAC National President Roger C. Rocha, Jr. and LULAC National Executive Director Brent Wilkes urge the U.S. Senate to confirm Roberta S. Jacobson as ambassador to Mexico.

Jan 19, 2016

LULAC Applauds U.S. Supreme Court Decision to Hear Challenge to President Obama's Immigration Executive Actions

LULAC National President Roger C. Rocha, Jr. and LULAC National Executive Director Brent Wilkes comment on the U.S. Supreme Court decision to hear the challenge to President Obama's executive actions on immigration.

Jan 14, 2016

LULAC Calls For Increased Resources for Central America Refugee Admissions Program and Continues Calling for an End to Deportation Raids

LULAC National President Roger C. Rocha, Jr. and LULAC National Executive Director Brent Wilkes comment on the U.S. State Department's decision to expand its Refugee Admissions Program.

Jan 12, 2016

LULAC Presses Congressional Leaders on Eve of State of the Union

LULAC National President Roger C. Rocha, Jr. visited Capitol Hill today to address issues of concern among the Latino community on the eve of President Obama's final State of the Union address.

Jan 12, 2016

LULAC Applauds Confirmation of Luis Felipe Restrepo to the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit

LULAC National President Roger C. Rocha, Jr. responds to the confirmation of Luis Felipe Restrepo to the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit.

Jan 6, 2016

LULAC Supports Executive Actions to Reduce Gun Violence as a Positive Measure, Calls on Congress to Pass Bipartisan Reforms to Save Lives

LULAC National President Roger C. Rocha, Jr. responds to President Obama's executive actions to reduce gun violence.

Jan 6, 2016

LULAC Concerned by Immigration Raids, Urges DHS to Stop Deportation of Victims of Central American Violence

LULAC National President Roger C. Rocha, Jr. responds to immigration raids targeting victims of Central American violence.

Dec 31, 2015

LULAC Supports U.S. Solicitor General's Amicus Brief in Puerto Rico v. Sanchez Valle

LULAC National President Roger C. Rocha, Jr. issued the following statement in response to the amicus brief filed by the U.S. Solicitor General in the case of Puerto Rico v. Sanchez Valle.

Dec 16, 2015

LULAC Calls for More Federal Resources to Improve Response to Increasing Numbers of Unaccompanied Minors at U.S.–Mexico Border

Today, LULAC National President Roger C. Rocha, Jr. issued the following statement in response to reports that indicate an increase in the number of unaccompanied minors once again crossing the U.S.–Mexico border.

Dec 9, 2015

LULAC Calls on Supreme Court to Protect Diversity

Today, the U.S. Supreme Court heard oral arguments in the case of Fisher v. University of Texas at Austin, regarding a constitutional challenge to the university’s admissions policy. LULAC filed an amicus brief in this case supporting the institution’s approach to identifying the best and most diverse students.

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