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January, 2018

  • 15 January

    The Life of Martin Luther King, Jr.

    TODAY IN HISTORY.- On January 15, 1929, Martin Luther King Jr. is born in Atlanta, Georgia, the son of a Baptist minister. King received a doctorate degree in theology and in 1955 helped organized the first major protest of the African-American civil rights movement: the successful Montgomery Bus Boycott. Influenced …

  • 14 January

    El Centro Appoints New City Manager

    El Centro, CA – On January 4, 2018 the City of El Centro held a Adjourned Regular Meeting of the City Council and Mayor Cheryl Viegas-Walker announced that action had been taken by Council, in a 5-0 Vote, to approve the contract appointing Marcela Piedra as the new City Manager …

  • 13 January

    John Chiang Visits the Imperial Valley

    -Editorial California gubernatorial candidate John Chiang visited the Imperial Valley to meet with residents and learn the needs of the region. Chiang began his day early in the morning with a tour of the Salton Sea. Leading Chiang on the tour were public water sector including Juanita Salas, IID Director …

  • 12 January

    California Legislative Leaders Stand Together in Defense of DACA

    SACRAMENTO, Calif — Today, Assemblymember Mike Gipson, 64th AD, spoke as a representative of the California Legislative Black Caucus and stood with legislators from the Latino, Asian Pacific Islander, LGBT, Women’s, and  Jewish Caucuses to put pressure on the US Congress to take decisive action on DACA that includes a …

December, 2017

  • 26 December

    Rep. Vargas Statement on the Passage of the Republican Tax Bill

    Washington, D.C. – On December 19th of the present year Rep. Juan Vargas (CA-51) released this statement after Republicans passed their tax bill in the House: “Republicans in Congress passed a tax plan that will raise taxes for 86 million families to give massive tax cuts to the richest 1% …

  • 20 December


    Lead a follow-up meeting to the actions coordinated by the three levels of government, in support of the Haitian community in Baja California On behalf of the Governor of the State, Francisco Vega de Lamadrid, the Secretary General of Government, Francisco Rueda Gómez, led the follow-up meeting of the three …

  • 20 December


    Mayor of Mexicali delivers 200 radios and 685 bulletproof vests with an investment of 18 million 953 thousand 585 pesos to elements of the municipal police. In compliance with the commitment to equip the elements of the Municipal Police, with the necessary tools so they can attend and safeguard the …

  • 18 December

    The limits to using walls for migration, drug trafficking challenges

    Right now, on a site near existing border wall outside San Diego, California, eight concrete-and-metal slabs sit awaiting judgment. They are prototypes for the Trump administration’s vision for a border wall that could cost between US$20 billion and US$60 billion to build. In a new report, the Washington Office on …

  • 17 December

    Re-Registration Period Now Open for Nicaraguans with Temporary Protected Status

    TPS Nicaragua Ending in January 2019 WASHINGTON—Current beneficiaries of Temporary Protected Status (TPS) under Nicaragua’s designation who want to maintain that status through the program’s termination date of Jan. 5, 2019, must re-register between Dec. 15, 2017 and Feb. 13, 2018. Re-registration procedures, including how to renew employment authorization documentation, …

  • 17 December

    Trump’s stance dangerous for US, Canada and Mexico’s economy

    By: Dr. Alejandro Díaz-Bautista, economist (PhD) Trump’s government tough stance towards NAFTA talks is dangerous for the economy of the United States and Canada as well as Mexico. “Five of the seven negotiating tables of the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) recently concluded in Mexico City, but we are …