Press Call Regarding DACA Argument Before the Ninth Circuit

(Washington, D.C.) – Today, The LIBRE Initiative President Daniel Garza and Hilario Yanez, a DACA recipient, will host a press call on Dreamers, as the Ninth Circuit hears oral arguments regarding a challenge to the cancellation of DACA. With Congress and the president failing to come together on this issue, a litany of lawsuits and … Read More

Latino Conservative and Progressive Leaders to Hold Joint Press Conference on Relief for Dreamers

(Washington, D.C.) – October 5th marks one month since President Trump rescinded the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) policy, and asked Congress to come up with a legislative solution. Representatives of some of the most important national Latino conservative and progressive organizations will hold a joint press conference to discuss their commitment to achieve … Read More

The LIBRE Initiative Prepares for Start of Hispanic Heritage Month

For Immediate Release September 12, 2017 Media Contact: Brian Faughnan, 202-805-1581 or Wadi Gaitan, 202-853-4433 (Washington D.C.) – Today, ahead of the start of Hispanic Heritage Month, The LIBRE Initiative begins to recognize the many contributions of Hispanics across America. Hispanic Heritage Month was established by President Ronald Reagan in 1988 to honor Hispanics who … Read More

ICYMI: Too Much Government Stifles The Entrepreneurial Spirit

(Washington, D.C.) – Daniel Garza, President of The LIBRE Initiative, penned an op-ed published at Investor’s Business Daily highlighting the benefits of limited government, and its power to encourage innovation and economic growth. In the San Francisco Bay Area, two historic garages sit about 10 miles apart. One is in Los Altos, and the other in Palo Alto. … Read More

ICYMI: To Fix Our Immigration System, Start By Rewarding The Greatest Act Of Patriotism

For Immediate Release July 25, 2017 Media Contact: Brian Faughnan, 202-805-1581 or  Wadi Gaitan, 202-853-4463 ICYMI: To Fix Our Immigration System, Start By Rewarding The Greatest Act Of Patriotism (Washington D.C.) – Daniel Garza, President of The LIBRE Initiative, joined Congressman Jeff Denham (R-CA) to pen an op-ed on Investor Business Daily addressing an unfortunate flaw in our immigration system that … Read More

ICYMI: The LIBRE Initiative Debunks Minimum Wage Myths

For Immediate Release July 21, 2017 Media Contact: Brian Faughnan, 202-805-1581 or  Wadi Gaitan, 202-853-4463 ICYMI: The LIBRE Initiative Debunks Minimum Wage Myths  (Washington, D.C.) –  The LIBRE Initiative continues to promote opportunity for Hispanics across America through efforts on the ground, as well as sharing perspectives on top issues facing our community.  Yesterday, Executive Director Jorge Lima published an … Read More

The LIBRE Institute Celebrates English as a Second Language Graduation

For Immediate Release July 6, 2017 Media Contact: Brian Faughnan, 703-678-4581 or Wadi Gaitan, 202-853-4463 The LIBRE Institute Celebrates English as a Second Language Graduation (Charlotte, NC) – The LIBRE Institute recognizes the bright future of those empowered with English as a Second Language. WHO: The LIBRE Institute WHAT: Honoring the accomplishments of those who completed the LIBRE Institute’s English as … Read More

Daniel Garza to Speak at NALEO Briefing at Republican National Convention

PRINTABLE VERSION (Washington, D.C.) – Daniel Garza, the Executive Director of The LIBRE Initiative, will speak at “We Run, We Vote, We Decide: Latinos and Election 2016” a briefing hosted by The National Association of Latino Elected and Appointed Officials (NALEO) at the Republican National Convention in Cleveland. The briefing will focus on the increasing power of … Read More

The LIBRE Initiative Announces The LIBRE Forum with former Governor Luis Fortuño

PRINTABLE VERSION The LIBRE Initiative Announces The LIBRE Forum with former Governor Luis Fortuño (Washington, D.C.) –  In order to provide an opportunity for members of the U.S. Hispanic community to pose their questions to a key policy maker on issues currently facing the country, The LIBRE Initiativewill host the next event of The LIBRE Forum series with former governor of Puerto Rico, … Read More