AFP-CO Issue Committee & LIBRE-CO: Coloradans Approve Prop 117, Strengthen TABOR

DENVER, Colo. – Americans For Prosperity-CO Issue Committee & The LIBRE Initiative -CO congratulated Coloradans for approving Proposition 117, which would bring “fees” under Colorado’s Taxpayer’s Bill of Rights (TABOR), so that voters would have the chance to vote on significant fee increases in the same way that they can vote on tax increases. This vote, … Read More

LIBRE-CO Praises Passage of Proposition 116

Denver, CO – The LIBRE Initiative – Colorado, an organization committed to empowering the Latino community, praised the passage of Proposition 116 – a proposition to decrease the state income tax from 4.63% to 4.55%. Angel Merlos, coalitions director for The LIBRE Initiative – CO – said: “Today was an important victory for Colorado taxpayers, … Read More

LIBRE Applauds Confirmation of Amy Coney Barrett to U.S. Supreme Court

(Arlington, VA) –  Today, the U.S. Senate voted to confirm judge Amy Coney Barrett to the U.S. Supreme Court. The LIBRE Initiative, an organization committed to empowering the Latino community, applauded the U.S. Senate for voting to confirm Amy Coney Barrett as the newest U.S. Supreme Court Justice. Daniel Garza, president of The LIBRE Initiative, … Read More

Media Advisory: SCOTUS: Grupos y Senadores Organizan Una Conferencia De Prensa

(Arlington, VA) –  La Iniciativa LIBRE se unirá a Heritage Action, Americans for Prosperity y varias otras organizaciones, y legisladores, en una conferencia de prensa virtual en favor a la confirmación de Amy Coney Barrett a la corte Suprema de Estados Unidos.   DETALLES: CUANDO: Hoy, Lunes 12 de octubre, comenzando entre la 1:00-3:00 PM, programado … Read More

The LIBRE Initiative Calls for Approval of Microgrant For Families and Students

Latino families and students stand to benefit from microgrants The LIBRE Initiative signs coalition letter urging Georgia Governor Brian Kemp, to direct portion of CARES Act funds to education microgrants. (Arlington, VA) –  Today, The LIBRE Initiative, an organization committed to empowering the Latino community,  joined forces with several educational advocacy groups in order to … Read More

Continued Cuts to Refugee Admissions is not Warranted

(Arlington, VA) –  Today, Americans for Prosperity, The LIBRE Initiative, and The Niskanen Center united to release a joint statement on the reports that the Administration has notified Congress that they plan to cut refugee admissions. Kristie De Peña, The Niskanen Center Vice President for Policy; Jorge Lima, Americans for Prosperity Senior Vice President for … Read More

The LIBRE Initiative Launches Digital Campaign in Support of Supreme Court Justice Nominee Amy Coney Barrett

Amy Coney  Barrett possesses exceptional legal experience, qualified credentials, and will uphold the Constitution as written. (Arlington, VA) –  Today, The LIBRE Initiative launched a digital ad campaign in support of Supreme Court Justice nominee, Amy Coney Barrett, ahead of her confirmation process to the senate. The LIBRE Initiative encourages senators to support her nomination … Read More

Amy Barrett, Should Be Confirmed By the Senate

Amy Barrett holds extensive experience, qualified credentials, and will defend the Constitution (Arlington, VA) –  The LIBRE Initiative, an organization committed to empowering the Latino community, issued the following statement following President Donald Trump’s announcement that he will nominate Amy Barrett to become the next justice of the United States Supreme Court. Daniel Garza, president … Read More

LIBRE Statement on SCOTUS Vacancy

(Arlington, VA) –  The LIBRE Initiative, an organization committed to empowering the Latino community, called on President Trump to choose a strong constitutionalist to fill the U.S. Supreme Court vacancy. Daniel Garza, president of The LIBRE Initiative, said: “Like all Americans, we mourn the loss of Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg. As the daughter … Read More