ICYMI: Santa Fe New Mexican Features LIBRE’s Push For Education Freedom Accounts

(ALBUQUERQUE, NM) –  This week, the Santa Fe New Mexican featured The LIBRE Initiative-New Mexico’s support for Education Freedom Accounts (EFAs) in their legislative roundup, highlighting how EFAs empower families and students to customize their education experience to directly meet their unique learning needs. Read the legislative roundup here. Below is a quote from the … Read More

ICYMI: Holland Sentinel Runs LIBRE Initiative Op-ed: My Take: Biden, Congress Should Begin Work of Updating Immigration Laws

(GRAND RAPIDS, MI) – The LIBRE Initiative-Michigan’s Community Engagement Director, Marge Bermann, penned an op-ed for the Holland Sentinel calling on Congress and the president to modernize our outdated immigration system. Read the full op-ed here.   Below are experts from the op-ed: … The last time Congress and the president enacted a significant reform … Read More

ICYMI: LIBRE Hosts Diverse Minority Business Leaders to Discuss The PRO Act

Pro-Act would negatively impact economic growth of Virginia businesses (ARLINGTON, VA) –  Yesterday, The LIBRE Initiative-Virginia hosted a virtual townhall with the Northern Virginia Black Chamber of Commerce, Virginia Asian American Chamber of Commerce, and Virginia Hispanic Chamber of Commerce, to discuss the PRO Act, a piece of federal law legislation under consideration in the … Read More

ICYMI: NC Superintendent Joins The LIBRE Initiative to Discuss The Future of Education

Solution-focused event considers how to expand education opportunities (RALEIGH, NC) –  On Monday, April 20th, North Carolina’s Superintendent of Public Instruction, Catherine Truitt, joined The LIBRE Initiative, as a part of their Soluciones con LIBRE series, to discuss the future of education in North Carolina, how we can make up for learning loss and how … Read More

LIBRE Texas to Host McAllen Mayoral Debate

LIBRE Texas to Host McAllen Mayoral Debate Hispanic Advocacy Group Will Press Candidates to Lay Out Vision for McAllen (McAllen, TX) – Today, The LIBRE Initiative – Texas, a group committed to empowering the Hispanic community, announced plans to host a mayoral debate with several of the announced candidates this Wednesday, April 21 at 6pm … Read More

ICYMI: LIBRE-CO in Denver Business Journal

(Denver, CO) – Recently, Rose Martinez of The LIBRE Initiative – Colorado, a group committed to empowering the Latino community, interviewed Gitanjali Rao, 2020 Time Kid of the Year, about her success and how she has been able to thrive in her educational setting. To read the interview that ran in the Denver Business Journal, … Read More

ICYMI: Univision Hosts LIBRE’s David Casas in Immigration Forum

(ATLANTA, GA) –  Last week, David Casas, The LIBRE Initiative’s Community Engagement Director in Georgia, participated in an immigration forum hosted by Univision Atlanta. The forum aired in Atlanta, Raleigh and Los Angeles. Watch the immigration forum here:

ICYMI: Tim Phillips Joined LIBRE-NM in Education Freedom Webinar

(ALBUQUERQUE, NM) – On Friday, American’s For Prosperity President, Tim Phillips, joined The LIBRE Initiative-New Mexico in an education freedom webinar to discuss the state of education in New Mexico, LIBRE’s campaign to provide Education Freedom Accounts to all children in New Mexico, how EFAs work and how HB 292 and HJR 11 will change … Read More

ICYMI: LIBRE-Georgia’s David Casas Testifies in Favor of Educational Option

(ATLANTA, GA) – Last week, The LIBRE Initiative-Georgia’s Community Engagement Director, David Casas, testified in Georgia’s Education Committee in favor of House Bill (HB) 60, the Georgia Educational Scholarship Act, to empower families with more educational options. HB 60 would create educational scholarships to allow eligible families to access a portion of the education dollars … Read More

ICYMI: Fredericksburg Free Lance Star Runs LIBRE Op-ed: Virginia Lawmakers Failed to Protect Independent Contractors

(ARLINGTON, VA) – The LIBRE Initiative-Virginia’s Coalitions Director, Michael Monrroy, penned an op-ed for The Fredericksburg Free Lance Star highlighting Virginia lawmakers failure to protect independent contractors, this session. The op-ed reinvigorates the necessity to protect and promote independent contractors, now and in the future. In the same vein, the op-ed warns all Americans of … Read More