Congressional Hispanic Caucus

July Closes with a Bang for SHRM Advocacy

Most Washington summers, particularly during election years, tend to be sleepy and uneventful. But that hasn't been the case during the second-half …

Thought Leadership

Kirstjen Nielsen Said She's "Not A Racist" & That Nobody Wants To Separate Migrant Families — REPORT

The secretary for the Department of Homeland Security, who was in charge of carrying out Trump's family separation practice, reportedly defended …

Immigration

Skepticism after US government says it's 'on track' to reunite 2,551 children

The Trump administration on Thursday faces its court-imposed deadline to reunite 2,551 children it forcibly separated amid concerns from advocates and attorneys that parents were coerced into being deported without their children.<p>The US homeland security department (DHS) secretary, Kirstjen …

News (U.S.)

Congressional Black and Hispanic Organizations Receive $1 Million Each from Walmart

With the purpose of expanding internship opportunities for youths of color, and in an effort to help place more blacks and Hispanics on Capitol Hill, …

African-American News

Congressional Hispanic Caucus renews call for Smithsonian Latino museum

WASHINGTON — Hispanic members of Congress are renewing their call for a national museum devoted to Latino history and culture, urging the passage of …

Black History

Hispanic Caucus rips into DHS head over family separation: 'Nielsen is burying her head in the sand'

Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Sec. Kirstjen Nielsen’s role in the barbaric “zero tolerance” policy cannot be forgotten. It has been her mass …

Immigration

The Latest: Lawmakers says DHS head denied being racist

WASHINGTON — The Latest on Congress and immigration (all times local):<p>7:10 p.m.<p>Two congressmen who attended a private meeting with Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen say she told the group, “I am not a racist.”<p>One of them is Illinois Democratic Rep. Luis Gutierrez. He says Nielsen cited …

Homeland Security

Walmart Foundation Grant Aims to Boost Diversity in Capitol Hill Internships

Amid calls for an increase in diversity among Capitol Hill staff members, the Walmart Foundation is providing $2 million in grants aimed at boosting …

Education

Lawmakers: DHS chief asserts family reunifications on track

WASHINGTON (AP) — The chief of the Homeland Security Department has told members of Congress that the government is "on track" to meet Thursday's court-ordered deadline of reuniting hundreds of migrant children with their families, lawmakers who met privately with her said.<p>Wednesday's assertion by …

Immigration

Hispanic Democrats grill DHS secretary over illegal immigrant family separations

Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen told Hispanic lawmakers Wednesday that she doesn’t know of any illegal immigrant children separated from …

Immigration

Walmart to Donate $2 Million to Minority Caucus Foundations

Walmart announced plans to donate $2 million to two congressional minority caucus foundations to fund programs for students and young …

Pew Research Center

Walmart to Spend $2M on Capitol Hill Interns

Company gives grants to Congressional Black Caucus Foundation, Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute<p>Walmart is giving away $2 million so …

Politics

Walmart Supports Future Leaders Through $2 Million in Funding to the Congressional Black Caucus Foundation and the Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute

Today, Walmart announced $2 million in grants to organizations working to expand internship opportunities for diverse youth populations, the …

Congressional Caucuses

One of the most powerful positions in Congress is up for grabs, and two California Democrats want it

<i>Linda Sánchez of the Congressional Hispanic Caucus, delivers remarks on the first day of the Democratic National Convention at the Wells Fargo</i> …

Democratic National Convention

Walmart pledges $2 million to fund diversity internships

LITTLE ROCK — Walmart plans to donate $2 million to two congressional minority caucus foundations to fund programs for students and young …

Pew Research Center

Walmart offers $2 million in grants to boost racial diversity on Capitol Hill

Walmart will spend $2 million to help encourage minority students to pursue internships on Capitol Hill, according to an announcement on Tuesday.<p>The …

U.S. Politics

Walmart Supports Future Leaders Through $2 Million in Funding to the Congressional Black Caucus Foundation and the Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute – Press Releases on CSRwire.com

BENTONVILLE, Ark., Jul. 24 /CSRwire/ - Today, Walmart announced $2 million in grants to organizations working to expand internship opportunities for …

CSR

Trump: Dems pushing to abolish ICE are digging their own graves

Democrats pushing to abolish US Immigration and Customs Enforcement are digging their own graves, President Trump said Thursday.<p>“The Democrats have a …

Donald Trump