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PRHTF Disappointed with NSF Recommendation to Decommission Arecibo Telescope

Chairwoman Maritza Davila of the Puerto Rican/Hispanic Task Force today expressed a desire for the incoming Biden administration to take a second look at a plan by the US National Science Foundation to begin decommissioning the Arecibo Observatory.Until...

Hispanic Heritage Month Unity Statement

Puerto Rican/Hispanic Task Force Statement on George Floyd

Notice of Public Hearing - Exploring solutions to the disproportionate impact of COVID-19 on minority communities

SOMOS Conferences Paying Off for Students and Sponsors

New York Lawmakers Pass DREAM Act for Undocumented Students

Historic Level of Latinas Now Serving in the New York State Legislature

“It is fitting that today, on International Workers’ Day, the New York State Assembly is now the home to a historic level of Latinas serving in state-level elected office and who represent working class communities struggling to improve their...

Latino Task Force Calls on FEMA to Extend Emergency Housing Program

Legisladores pertenecientes a grupos minoritarios: La Oficina del Censo de los Estados Unidos crea un gran daño al aprobar una pregunta sobre la ciudadanía en el próximo Censo

Minority Legislators: US Census Creating Great Harm with Approval to Ask Citizenship Question

Albany, New York – Last night, as dusk fell into darkness of night around the nation, the U.S Census Bureau announced that it would agree with a request by the US Department of Justice to include a question on citizenship status in the 2020 Census....
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