MALDEF Statement on Supreme Court Ruling on Census Citizenship Question

(LOS ANGELES) – The U.S. Supreme Court today required the Trump administration to go back and provide an adequate public justification for adding a citizenship question to Census 2020.  

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The Impact of Mexican Trade Tariffs on Georgia’s Economy

Francesca Burke June 26, 2019 The week of May 26th the Trump Administration proposed a 5% tariff on all Mexican imports unless the Mexican government can demonstrate that it is…

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MALDEF STATEMENT ON TRUMP ADMINISTRATION’S REQUEST FOR THE SUPREME COURT TO RULE ON EQUAL PROTECTION CENSUS LAWSUIT

Jun 25, 2019 | Census, Media, News Releases LOS ANGELES – The U.S. Department of Justice today sent a letter to the U.S. Supreme Court asking the justices to rule on the Equal Protection claim…

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Federal Appeals Court Remands Census Case to Maryland Judge to Decide Intentional Discrimination Claim

PRESS RELEASE FOR IMMEDIATE DISTRIBUTION June 25, 2019 (GREENBELT, MD) – A federal judge in Maryland will determine whether newly discovered evidence indicates unconstitutional discriminatory intent was behind the addition of…

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Registration is open for the 3rd Latino Leaders Summit

Contact: Jennifer Zenteno,  jennifer@galeo.org, 770.674.0551  (Norcross, GA): June 26th, 2019 – GALEO & OLAS at Georgia Gwinnett College open the registration process for community members to join us for a…

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Federal Judge States Discriminatory Motive Behind Census Citizenship Question

New evidence paints a “disturbing picture” of 2020 census question’s purpose June 24, 2019—GREENBELT, MD—Today, U.S. District Court Judge George J. Hazel issued an opinion on last week’s ruling stating…

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CIVIL RIGHTS GROUPS SEEK RECONSIDERATION OF CENSUS CITIZENSHIP QUESTION DISCRIMINATION RULING

PRESS RELEASE                         FOR IMMEDIATE DISTRIBUTION June 15, 2019 CIVIL RIGHTS GROUPS SEEK RECONSIDERATION OF CENSUS CITIZENSHIP QUESTION DISCRIMINATION RULING   (GREENBELT, MD) – Newly discovered evidence contradicts the Trump administration’s claims…

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Georgia AAPI and Latino Census Complete Count Committees to host joint press conference post Supreme Court Decision on Citizenship Question

MEDIA ADVISORY FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE June 13, 2019 Norcross, Georgia – The Supreme Court of the United States, will make their decision in regards to the controversial addition of a…

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GALEO Applauds Governor Kemp for the Historic Appointment of the 1st Latino Constitutional Officer

For immediate release Media contact:   Jerry Gonzalez, Executive Director of GALEO Email:  jerry@galeo.org / Office:  678.691.1086. (Norcross, GA): June 12, 2019 – From Governor’s Press Release:  “Governor Brian P.…

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GALEO Call To Action!Your SUPPORT is necessary for Judge Lopez!

GALEO Call To Action!Your SUPPORT is necessary for Judge Lopez! May 15, 2019 To begin with, Judge Dax Lopez is an exemplary judge who has served DeKalb County with honor and distinction…

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