NALEO Response to State of the Union
Jan29

NALEO Response to State of the Union

The National Association of Latino Elected and Appointed Officials (NALEO) issued the following statement regarding President Barack Obama’s State of the Union address tonight: “We applaud the President for outlining his legislative plan for ensuring everyone has the ‘opportunity to succeed’ in this country if you ‘work hard and take responsibility’.  Following the Great Recession, the Latino community has found it increasingly...

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Full Text | State of Union 2014
Jan29

Full Text | State of Union 2014

REMARKS BY THE PRESIDENT IN THE STATE OF THE UNION ADDRESS U.S. Capitol 9:15 P.M. EST THE PRESIDENT:  Mr. Speaker, Mr. Vice President, members of Congress, my fellow Americans: Today in America, a teacher spent extra time with a student who needed it, and did her part to lift America’s graduation rate to its highest level in more than three decades.  An entrepreneur flipped on the lights in her tech startup, and did her part to add to...

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