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Candidates Hammer Trump Immigration Policy, Tout Healthcare and Higher Ed Plans at LULAC Town Hall

Immigration policy and the Trump administration’s treatment of migrants and refugees took center stage at Thursday’s Presidential Town Hall at the League of United Latin American Citizens (LULAC) national convention in Milwaukee as 4 Democratic primary candidates took the stage. Julian Castro, the former San Antonio Mayor and U.S. Housing and Urban Development secretary; Massachusetts U.S. Senator Elizabeth Warren, Vermont...

LULAC Calls for Resignation of CBP Head for Membership in Racist Facebook Group

League of United Latin American Citizens (LULAC) President Domingo Garcia has called for the immediate resignation of Customs and Border Protection head Carla Provost after it was revealed today that she was aware of the secret Facebook group, "Im in 10-15," and posted to it in 2018.  A ProPublica investigation revealed the group earlier this month, discovering many racist, xenophobic...

LULAC Honors Annunciation House, Fallen Teen Hero at Awards Banquet

Joined by Presidential hopeful Mayor de Blasio and Senator Michael Bennet, the League of United Latin American Citizens (LULAC) honored those who gave outstanding service to the Hispanic Community this past year at their Presidential Awards Banquet during their national convention in Milwaukee. Honorable Martha Bárcerna Coqui, Mexican Ambassador to the United States, and Honorable Carmelo Rios, Puerto Rico’s...

FoxValley365 Week in Review for July 13

Here are out most popular stories of the week, brought to you by Wisconsin Leadership Summit. Registration now open! At the League of United Latin American Citizens (LULAC) national convention in Milwaukee, president Domingo Garcia vowed to sue the Trump administration over plans to collect data on non-citizens.     Youth members of LULAC led a protest march to the office of Sen. Ron...

Gov. Evers Appoints Darrell Williams to Head Emergency Management

Gov. Tony Evers announced the appointment of Dr. Darrell Williams as Administrator of the Division of Emergency Management in the Department of Military Affairs in a press release Friday. Williams was previously the Assistant Superintendent for the Beloit School District. He has also served as a Turn Around Principal for Washington High School and Casimir Pulaski High School in Milwaukee and...

LULAC Members Protest “Kids in Cages” At Sen. Johnson’s Milwaukee Office

Members of League of United Latin American Citizens (LULAC) gathered to protest migrant and refugee detention Friday morning, marching to deliver “babies in cages” to US Senator Ron Johnson’s (R-WI) downtown Milwaukee office.  Growing from the initial 30 protestors to over 60 as it went along, the protest began on the corner of 5th and Wisconsin Avenue where both LULAC...

“Welcome to Milwaukee, President Trump:” Latino Group Plans March to Sen. Johnsons’ Office

In a press release Thursday, the League of United Latin American Citizens (LULAC) announced that its members would march in downtown Milwaukee at 9 am to protest refugee children being detained in the United States. The march will begin on the corner of Wisconsin Ave and 5th street and head toward the office of US Senator Ron Johnson, Chairman...

Latino Group Vows to Sue Over Trump Order to Collect Data on Non-citizens

President Donald Trump on Thursday said he is dropping the effort to include a question on the 2020 census asking whether each participant is a citizen of the United States, but that he will sign an executive order directing all federal agencies to hand over citizenship data to the Department of Commerce. The United States Supreme Court denied the administration’s...

Milwaukee Police Chief Supports Driver Licenses for Undocumented Immigrants

Milwaukee Police Chief Alfonso Morales believes undocumented immigrants should have access to driver licenses, he said during remarks at the League of United Latin American Citizens (LULAC) national convention in Milwaukee Wednesday. The Milwaukee Journal Sentinel reported that Morales said licensing undocumented immigrants, which has been illegal in Wisconsin since 2007, would help police investigate accidents and reduce reckless driving. “Maybe...

Giannis Antetokounmpo Named “Best Male Athlete” at ESPY Awards

Milwaukee Bucks' superstar Giannis Antetokounmpo was a big winner Wednesday night winning "Best Male Athlete" at the ESPY Awards presented by ESPN and ABC. U.S. soccer player Alex Morgan won for "Best Female Athlete" and the U.S. Women's National Team for "Best Team." The ESPY (Excellence in Sports Performance Yearly Award) Awards recognize individual and team athletic achievement and other sports-related...