HLF in the Media

Hispanic Leadership Fund Announces Gus Portela as Director of External Affairs & Operations

WASHINGTON, D.C.–The Hispanic Leadership Fund announced today it has expanded its team, hiring Gustavo J. Portela as its Director of External Affairs & Operations. “Gus is bringing terrific experience and skills to HLF as we continue to focusing on expanding our advocacy and communication activities in Latino communities across the United States,” said HLF president […]

Statement on President Trump’s Joint Address to Congress

WASHINGTON, D.C.–Hispanic Leadership Fund President, Mario H. Lopez issued the following statement in reaction to President Trump’s joint address to Congress: “We are encouraged by the president’s overall message about vital challenges faced by our nation and the need to address them.  HLF supports promoting more economic growth by lowering taxes for working-class families, cutting […]

Analysis of U.S. House of Representatives Elections Shows Neutral Effect of Immigration Positions for GOP Candidates

Study on 2014 Competitive Races Demonstrates Republicans Are not Hurt by a Less Restrictive Position, Are not Helped by a More Restrictive Position

WASHINGTON, D.C.–The Hispanic Leadership Fund (HLF), a nonpartisan advocacy organization that promotes individual liberty, opportunity, and prosperity, today announced the release of a report that demonstrates that Republicans running for Congress are neither helped by more restrictive immigration positions nor hurt by less restrictive immigration positions. The report, titled “Fear Not,” offers data to support […]

Hispanic Leadership Fund’s PAC Endorses Danny Tarkanian for Congress

WASHINGTON, D.C.–The Hispanic Leadership Fund’s Political Action Committee (PAC) today announced the endorsement of Danny Tarkanian in Nevada’s 3rd Congressional District.   “Danny Tarkanian is a successful businessman who’s dedicated to fight for middle class families in the 3rd congressional district of Nevada,” said Mario H. Lopez, President of the Hispanic Leadership Fund. “Unlike his […]

Hispanic Leadership Fund’s PAC Endorses Rep. Ros-Lehtinen for Congress

WASHINGTON, D.C.–The Hispanic Leadership Fund’s Political Action Committee (PAC) today announced the endorsement of Representative Ileana Ros-Lehtinen in Florida’s 27th Congressional District.   “Rep. Ros-Lehtinen been a consistent fighter for constituents in the 27th congressional district of Florida,” said Mario H. Lopez, President of the Hispanic Leadership Fund. “Rep. Ros-Lehtinen has had an excellent record […]

Hispanic Leadership Fund’s PAC Endorses Brian Mast for Congress

WASHINGTON, D.C.–The Hispanic Leadership Fund’s Political Action Committee (PAC) today announced the endorsement of Brain Mast in Florida’s 18th Congressional District.   “Brian Mast is a Harvard University graduate and veteran who’s dedicated to fight for working families in the 18th congressional district of Florida,” said Mario H. Lopez, President of the Hispanic Leadership Fund. […]

Hispanic Leadership Fund’s PAC Endorses Rep. Curbelo for Congress

WASHINGTON, D.C.–The Hispanic Leadership Fund’s Political Action Committee (PAC) today announced the endorsement of Representative Carlos Curbelo in Florida’s 26th Congressional District.   “Rep. Curbelo has an exceptional record of fighting for hard working families in South Florida,” said Mario H. Lopez, President of the Hispanic Leadership Fund. “Unlike his opponent, Joe Garcia whose record […]

Hispanic Leadership Fund’s PAC Endorses Rep. Mica for Congress

WASHINGTON, D.C.–The Hispanic Leadership Fund’s Political Action Committee (PAC) today announced the endorsement of Representative John Mica in Florida’s 7th Congressional District.   “In today’s economy, it is very important that Congress provides strong support of free market and leadership for policies that will return the United States to its full potential,” said Mario H. […]