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Apr 23, 2020

LULAC and U.S. Hispanic Chamber of Commerce Launch Campaign to Save Latino Businesses

Nation’s Oldest & Largest Latino Civil Rights Organization joins Largest National Hispanic Business Organization for a Campaign to Save Latino Businesses

Apr 22, 2020

LULAC Condemns Congress’ Failure To Provide Targeted Support To Communities Of Color In Latest Stimulus Package

In a Letter to Congress, the Nation’s Oldest & Largest Latino Civil Rights Organization Calls for Economic Relief for Small & Medium-Sized Businesses Owned by People of Color

Apr 22, 2020

LULAC Urges Illinois Governor To Release Detained Minors At Chicago Facility

Nation’s Oldest & Largest Latino Civil Rights Organization Calls on Governor Pritzker to Release Unaccompanied Youth Detained at Chicago Facility to Stem COVID-19 Risk

Apr 21, 2020

Let’s Save Latino Owned Businesses

Co-sign the Save Latino Owned Businesses letter to the U.S. Department of the Treasury and Small Business Administration

Apr 21, 2020

LULAC Underscores White House Incompetence As Trump Plans To Suspend All Immigration, Despite That Nearly All Immigration Has Already Been Restricted Due To COVID-19

Nation’s Oldest & Largest Latino Civil Rights Organization Confronts Trump Administration’s Plan to Suspend Immigration to the U.S. Amid COVID-19 pandemic

Apr 14, 2020

COVID-19 Latino Impact Report

Dark clouds hang over 5 Million Latinos in the Sunshine State of Florida. Nearly 400,000 workers in the state have filed unemployment claims in just the last 2 ½ weeks. So many more are trying to do so that the State of Florida unemployment website crashed.

Apr 4, 2020

Florida Unemployment Now!

Dark clouds hang over 5 Million Latinos in the Sunshine State of Florida. Nearly 400,000 workers in the state have filed unemployment claims in just the last 2 ½ weeks. So many more are trying to do so that the State of Florida unemployment website crashed.

Apr 1, 2020

Today’s the Day! ¡Hágase Contar Hoy!

April 1st is Census Day nationwide. El 1.º de abril es el día del Censo en todo el país

Mar 31, 2020

LULAC Demands U.S. Department Of Labor Provide Clear Guidelines To Protect Essential Workers, Especially In The Food Industry

Nation’s Oldest & Largest Latino Civil Rights Organization Sends Letter to Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) Demanding Clear Guidelines for Employers to Include Appropriate Safety Equipment, Paid Sick Days, and Regular Health Checks for Essential Workers

Mar 31, 2020

LULAC Calls Upon Congress To Provide Protections For Immigrants In The Next COVID-19 Stimulus Package

Nation’s Oldest & Largest Latino Civil Rights Organization Demands that Federal Legislators Include Protections for All Workers, Including Immigrant Communities

Mar 29, 2020

Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act

This assistance is critical to our community because today there are 4.65 million Latino-owned companies representing 14% of the 33 million total U.S. businesses

Mar 26, 2020

LULAC Urges Congress To Step Up And Address People Left Out Of Senate $2 Trillion Stimulus Bill

Nation’s Oldest & Largest Latino Civil Rights Organization Continues to Push Federal Legislators to Ensure that All Workers are Protected

Mar 25, 2020

LULAC Statement On $2 Trillion Stimulus Bill To Address Coronavirus Pandemic And Calls For Inclusiveness Of Communities Of Color

Nation’s Oldest & Largest Latino Civil Rights Organization Continues to Push Federal Legislators to Ensure that All Workers are Protected, Including Latinos whose Backbreaking Labor Sustains the US Economy

Mar 25, 2020

LULAC Launches Website To Help The Latino Community Access Critical COVID-19 Information And Resources

Nation’s Oldest & Largest Latino Civil Rights Organization Launches Online Platform to provide individuals impacted by COVID-19 with resources and important information

Mar 23, 2020

LULAC, Farmworker Justice & Justice for Migrant Women Join Forces Calling for Legislation that Protects Working Families

Nation’s Oldest & Largest Latino Civil Rights Organization Teams Up with Other Workers Rights Organizations Calling for Legislation that Provides Unemployment Benefits, Testing, and Treatment for All Workers Amid Devastating Pandemic

Mar 20, 2020

LULAC exige asistencia gubernamental inmediata para comunidades latinas afectadas por la pandemia de coronavirus

La organización de derechos civiles latinos más antigua y grande exhorta al gobierno federal a proveer asistencia inmediata para latinos de bajo ingreso y de clase trabajadora devastados por la pandemia global

Mar 20, 2020

LULAC Calls For Immediate Government Assistance For Latino Communities Impacted By The Coronavirus Pandemic

Nation’s Oldest & Largest Latino Civil Rights Organization Urges Federal Government to Provide Immediate Assistance to Low-Income and Working-Class Latinos Devastated by the Global Pandemic

Mar 20, 2020

Seniors Everywhere, Don’t Feel Discouraged

Ms. Elia Mendoza, National VP for the Elderly

Mar 17, 2020

Coronavirus Update 3/17/2020

As of today, Tuesday, March 17th, 2020 all LULAC National programs are being suspended until April 17th, 2020

Mar 12, 2020

Postponement of LULAC Women’s Conference - New York, NY

2020 LULAC National Women’s Conference is being postponed.

Mar 10, 2020

Coronavirus: Emergencia Global

A continuación se presentan algunas de las preguntas más frecuentes seguidas de enlaces a los CDC para obtener información importante adicional:

Mar 10, 2020

Coronavirus: Global Emergency

Some of the most Frequently Asked Questions followed by links to the CDC for additional important information

Mar 8, 2020

LULAC: Día Internacional de la Mujer es el momento para la equidad y la justicia

La Organización de Derechos Civiles Latinos más Antigua y Más Grande de la Nación dice que Latinas se han Ganado su Lugar en la Mesa

Mar 8, 2020

LULAC: International Women’s Day Is A Time For Equity And Justice

Nation’s Oldest and Largest Latino Civil Rights Organization Says Latinas Have Earned Their Place at The Table

Mar 5, 2020

Super Tuesday Minority Voters Were Latest Victims of the Voting Rights Act Gutting

Nation’s Oldest & Largest Latino Civil Rights Organization Demands Action to Correct Lack of Polls in Minority Areas, Long Lines, Broken Machines, and Other Barriers To Vote, Experienced by Latino and African American Voters on Super Tuesday

Feb 28, 2020

LULAC Applauds Federal Appeals Court Ruling Blocking The Trump Administration’s Dangerous 'Remain In Mexico' Policy

Nation’s Oldest & Largest Latino Civil Rights Organization Responds the Ninth Circuit Court Delivering Blows to the Trump Administration in Two Immigration Cases Involving Migrants Seeking Asylum

Feb 28, 2020

LULAC Expresses Outrage, Commits To Aggressively Fight DOJ’s New Office To Strip Citizenship From Americans

Nation’s Oldest & Largest Latino Civil Rights Organization Responds to DOJ’s New “Denaturalization Section” Created to Strip Citizenship Rights from Naturalized Immigrants

Feb 28, 2020

LULAC Makes Impact In DC With 23rd Annual Legislative Awards Gala

Nation’s Oldest and Largest Latino Civil Rights Organization Celebrates Courage & Trailblazers