News from national association of latino elected and appointed officials (naleo) A wide array of domestic and global news stories; news topics include politics / government, business, technology, religion, sports/entertainment, science/nature, and health/lifestyle. Articles that appear in this section may be written in English or other languages, as well.

Nov 05, 2014, 15:39 ET

114th Congress to Feature Largest Class of Latinos in History

 According to Election 2014 analysis from the National Association of Latino Elected and Appointed Officials (NALEO) Educational Fund, Latino...

Oct 14, 2014, 13:49 ET

NALEO Educational Fund to Host "2014 Races to Watch: The Power of Latino Voters and Candidates" Briefing in Nation's Capital

 Two weeks before Election Day, the National Association of Latino Elected and Appointed Officials (NALEO) Educational Fund will brief media...

Jun 12, 2014, 13:53 ET

U.S. Secretary of Labor Thomas Perez to Address Nation's Latino Policymakers at NALEO 31st Annual Conference in San Diego

The National Association of Latino Elected and Appointed Officials (NALEO) today announced that U.S. Secretary of Labor Thomas Perez will address...

Jun 12, 2014, 13:22 ET

New Report Finds Urgent Need for Fix to Combat Modern Day Voting Discrimination Against Latino Voters Nationwide

Less than five months before Election Day, the National Association of Latino Elected and Appointed Officials (NALEO), Mexican American Legal...

Jun 04, 2014, 13:53 ET

SBA Administrator Maria Contreras-Sweet to Address Nation's Latino Policymakers at NALEO 31st Annual Conference in San Diego

 The National Association of Latino Elected and Appointed Officials (NALEO) today announced that the head of the Small Business Administration...

Feb 04, 2014, 13:27 ET

NALEO to Honor U.S. Senate 'Gang of 8' with Edward R. Roybal Award for Outstanding Public Service

U.S. Sens. Bennet, Durbin, Flake, Graham, McCain, Menendez, Rubio and Schumer will be honored at the NALEO Edward R. Roybal Legacy Gala in...

Jul 02, 2013, 11:58 ET

NALEO Reelects President Alex Padilla and Board Leadership

The National Association of Latino Elected and Appointed Officials (NALEO) announced the reelection of its president, California State Senator Alex...

Jun 19, 2013, 13:37 ET

Republican National Committee Chairman Reince Priebus to Join Nation's Latino Policymakers at NALEO 30th Annual Conference in Chicago

 Republican National Committee Chairman Reince Priebus will join the nation's largest gathering of Latino policymakers at the NALEO 30th Annual...

Jun 13, 2013, 14:44 ET

Illinois and Chicago Leadership to Join Nation's Latino Policymakers at NALEO 30th Annual Conference in Chicago

 Illinois and Chicago leaders will join the largest gathering of Latino policymakers in the country in Chicago for the NALEO 30th Annual...

May 01, 2013, 15:25 ET

In Wake of Historic Latino 2012 Voter Turnout, Latino Policymakers to Chart Future Course at NALEO 30th Annual Conference in Chicago

Following the Latino community's historic turnout in Election 2012, the National Association of Latino Elected and Appointed Officials (NALEO) will...

Feb 21, 2013, 16:56 ET

NALEO to Honor U.S. Representative Ileana Ros-Lehtinen with Award for Outstanding Public Service at 2013 NALEO Edward R. Roybal Legacy Gala

U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio, U.S. Rep. Mario Diaz-Balart and City of Miami Mayor Tomas P. Regalado to serve as tributors at the Feb. 26 event in...

Feb 12, 2013, 23:01 ET

NALEO Responds to President's State of the Union Address

 The National Association of Latino Elected and Appointed Officials (NALEO) issued the following statement regarding President Barack Obama's...

Jan 28, 2013, 15:40 ET

NALEO Educational Fund Applauds Bipartisan Efforts in U.S. Senate to Move Immigration Reform Forward

Organization calls for legislation that will make the naturalization process more accessible to immigrants and fully integrate new Americans into...

Nov 19, 2012, 12:09 ET

NALEO Educational Fund Elects New Chair And Board Members

The National Association of Latino Elected and Appointed Officials (NALEO) Educational Fund announced the election of its new chair, Dallas Mayor...

Nov 13, 2012, 15:31 ET

NALEO President Congratulates Latino Candidates On Historic Gains Nationwide

Alex Padilla, Calif. State Senator and president of the National Association of Latino Elected and Appointed Officials (NALEO), issued the...

Nov 07, 2012, 02:19 ET

Early Results Demonstrate Electoral Clout Of Latino Voters In 2012

 The latest data from the impreMedia/Latino Decisions "Election Eve" poll suggests that Latino voters made a decisive impact on the...

Oct 17, 2012, 13:11 ET

NALEO To Host Briefing On The Impact Of Voting Laws On Latino Voters In 2012 And Beyond

Latino Voters and Candidates in Election 2012 will also be highlighted  Two weeks before Election Day, the National Association of...

Jun 25, 2012, 15:13 ET

NALEO Elects New President and Board Leadership

 The National Association of Latino Elected and Appointed Officials (NALEO) announced the election of its new president, California State...

Jun 25, 2012, 13:37 ET

NALEO Statement on SB 1070 Supreme Court Ruling

 NALEO, the leadership organization of the nation's more than 6,000 Latino elected and appointed officials, today released the following...

Jun 23, 2012, 18:00 ET

NALEO Board Member Mary Rose Wilcox Honored by Mexican Government

 The National Association of Latino Elected and Appointed Officials (NALEO) announced today that the Instituto de los Mexicanos en el...