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Obamacare’s negative Impact on Latinos

The Hispanic Leadership Fund sent a second letter to lawmakers today objecting to provisions in the current health care bill that negatively target minority communities. The current legislation will have a disproportionately negative impact on low-income minority groups and will lead to Medicare cuts for Hispanic seniors, increase in taxes for Hispanic small businesses and […]

CPAC 2010 Kicks-Off with Panel Featuring HLF

The Hispanic Leadership Fund was back again at this year’s Conservative Political Action Conference. One of the first panels of the conference was called “The Rise of Latino Conservatism” and featured the president of our organization, Mario H. Lopez.

HLF Joins in Launch of Broadband for America Coalition

Today we join in the launch of the Broadband for America coalition to highlight the many benefits of broadband access and the positive economic effects of continued progress toward universal broadband. The internet is revolutionizing so many aspects of commerce and providing opportunities for innovators, entrepreneurs, students, patients, workers, and consumers.

“Young Blue, Red, and Purple Latinos”

The Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute invited HLF to participate in a roundtable discussion today subtitled “Empowering The Community Through Advocacy” held during their annual 2009 Public Policy Conference.

HLF at the 9/12 Taxpayer Tea Party Rally on the National Mall

Tens of thousands of Americans from all walks of life gathered on the National Mall in Washington, DC today. The Hispanic Leadership Fund President Mario H. Lopez addressed the crowd, which was unified in its opposition to the reckless economic policies coming from the Congress and the White House. Lopez shared a bit about his […]

Documentary and Panel Dicusses Market-Based Immigration Reform

Today Hispanic Leadership Fund President Mario H. Lopez participated in a panel discussion on free market-based immigration reform.  The discussion at the ) at the National Press Club also featured Steve Moore from the Wall Street Journal, Grover Norquist, President of Americans for Tax Reform and HLF Advisory Board Member, Helen Kreible  of the Kreible […]

Conference on Climate Change

Today kicks off The Heartland Institute’s Third Annual Conference on Climate Change, which aims to highlight the best scientific and economic research in fields pertinent to the climate change debate.  Various Members of Congress and other leaders will be present as well as leading scientists and economists.  The Hispanic Leadership Fund is a co-sponsor of […]

HLF’s “First Anniversary Fiesta”

To celebrate the first anniversary of the founding of the Hispanic Leadership Fund, yesterday we hosted our “First Anniversary Fiesta” in Washington, DC.  Over 100 people attended, including representatives from major conservative think tanks and advocacy organizations.  Special guests included Former House Majority Leader Dick Armey, National Republican Congressional Committee Chairman Pete Sessions, and President […]