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June, 2024

  • 27 June

    The U.S. Consulate in Tijuana Celebrates Independence Day

    -Editorial The United States Consulate in Tijuana commemorated the 248th Anniversary of U.S. Independence, marking the event as the last celebrated by the current Consul General, Thomas E. Reott, in this border city.  In an event full of emotion and camaraderie, Reott opened his speech with a phrase that drew …

  • 26 June

    U.S. Treasury Announces Over $1 Billion in Upfront Savings for Electric Vehicle Buyers

    -Editorial The U.S. Department of the Treasury and the IRS have reported that consumers have saved more than $1 billion in upfront costs on the purchase of over 150,000 clean vehicles since January 1, 2024. This milestone marks a significant achievement in the Biden-Harris Administration’s efforts to reduce transportation costs …

  • 25 June

    US Inspections of Michoacán Avocados and Mangoes to Resume Gradually

    -Editorial In a significant development for the avocado industry, U.S. government inspections of avocados and mangoes in the Mexican state of Michoacán will gradually resume, U.S. Ambassador Ken Salazar announced on June 21. This decision comes a week after inspections were suspended following an assault on USDA inspectors. Salazar stated …

  • 22 June

    Claudia Sheinbaum’s Initial Appointments Met with Acceptance and Confidence

    By: Teodoro Rentería Arróyave, Journalist and Writer. Not in a national broadcast as we were once obliged, but now freely transmitted by the media, the event of the virtual president-elect of Mexico, Claudia Sheinbaum Pardo, was held the previous evening to announce the first six members of her cabinet – …

  • 21 June

    Biden Offers Pathway to Citizenship for 500,000 Undocumented Immigrants

    -Editorial The Biden administration announced a new policy that will provide a pathway to citizenship for roughly half a million immigrants married to American citizens and their children who currently lack legal status. This initiative is one of President Joe Biden’s most comprehensive immigration policies and comes in response to …

  • 20 June

    Small Business Owners Voice Frustration with Economy and Politicians Ahead of 2024 Election

    -Editorial Less than six months from the 2024 U.S. elections, a significant majority of small business owners are expressing profound disappointment with the economy and the performance of their elected officials. According to Alignable’s Spring 2024 Political Report, many entrepreneurs feel burdened by current tax policies, regulations, and economic challenges, …

  • 19 June

    Governor Orders More Hydration Points in Baja California Amid Heat Wave

    -Editorial In response to rising temperatures in the region, the Governor of Baja California, Marina del Pilar Avila Olmeda, has ordered the reinforcement of hydration points throughout the state as part of the inter-institutional campaign “Safe Summer.” This initiative aims to ensure the availability of water and other necessary hydration …

  • 19 June

    After Years of Transformation, Where is Medi-Cal Headed?

    -Editorial Although California reached its lowest uninsured rate in 2022, access barriers to timely, quality, and equitable health care remain for many Californians. These access gaps result in health disparities, as people from underserved groups — particularly low-income individuals and people of color — experience higher rates of illness and …

  • 16 June

    Experts Warn of Potential Impact of Trump’s Immigration Plans on American Democracy and Economy

    -Editorial During his first administration, Donald Trump attempted major changes to the immigration system: separating families at the border, imposing a “Muslim Ban,” canceling Temporary Protected Status (TPS) for Hondurans, ending Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) for Dreamers, and obstructing legal immigration and asylum processes. Most of these actions …

  • 11 June

    Imperial Irrigation District Board Adopts New Strategic Plan

    -Editorial The Imperial Irrigation District Board of Directors adopted a new strategic plan for 2024-2025, marking its first strategic plan since 2016. This plan, developed under Board Policy BL 8, required a strategic planning process every two years. The planning process began in 2023 and included active involvement from the …

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