Tax Reform’s Positive Impact on Economic Growth and the Hispanic Community

Great news for Latino families and entrepreneurs! The historic tax reform package signed into law last month is working to generate new economic growth and opportunities for working families across America. Already, hundreds of companies including Walmart, AT&T, Wells Fargo, American Airlines, Southwest Airlines, and Comcast are responding to the new tax reform law with … Read More

Stand Up for Students on National School Choice Week

Hispanics, like all Americans, know that a quality education is the key to a brighter future. And the best education is one that’s personalized to a child’s unique needs, learning styles and abilities. That’s why every family should be able to choose the right school for their students, whether it’s public, private, charter or homeschooling. … Read More

The Good Profit of The ‘Elotero Electrónico’

There is something all Latinos living in the United States have in common; our yearning for a better life for ourselves and our families, and our aspiration to achieve the American Dream.  With determination, hard work, and entrepreneurial spirit, we start businesses, find jobs or enroll for education, while making strides to provide a better … Read More

New Report Shows Burden of Occupational Licensing Across the United States

Occupational licensing laws and regulations represent a major barrier to opportunity for Latino workers, who may be prevented from succeeding in the workplace due to unjustifiable and unnecessary fees. New data from the Institute for Justice reveal the varied burden of these occupational licensing laws across the fifty states and the District of Columbia, updating … Read More

LIBRE Joins Coalition Supporting Tax Reform Bill

The LIBRE Initiative has joined more than 20 other organizations in urging the U. S. Senate to pass the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act. In a letter signed by Daniel Garza, president of The LIBRE Initiative, the free-market groups highlight the opportunity for lawmakers to bring relief to millions of hardworking Americans. Tax reform is … Read More

Hispanics Will See Skyrocketing Obamacare Premiums for 2018

A new report shows that the Affordable Care Act – also known as Obamacare – is causing 2018 individual health insurance premiums to explode. States with the highest Hispanic populations will be among those with the most significant increases. Here is a look at some of the highest premium spikes: This is another painful reminder … Read More

U.S. Hispanics Should be Concerned by Attacks on Speech

Recently we celebrated free speech week in the United States. This supreme value should not be a controversial issue in our country; after all, James Madison enshrined this principle in the Bill of Rights, and the courts have time and time again upheld it against all kinds of politically-motivated challenges. As Hispanics in the U.S., … Read More

Hispanics Are Strengthening Our Economy and Making Our Future Brighter

As Americans observe National Hispanic Heritage Month, our nation celebrates the many ways Hispanic Americans contribute to this country through their many accomplishments and rich cultural heritage. As once noted by President Reagan during Hispanic Heritage Week, “Hispanics are a vital element in fostering America’s achievements in the arts and industry, in agriculture and education, … Read More