Sunday, June 29, 2014

Buscan salida a la crisis venezolana


El tema está hoy al frente del debate político. Para las diferentes oposiciones se plantea la búsqueda de una salida al cuadro histórico planteado en este expaís. El marco va desde las propuestas pacífico-constitucionales y permitidas a las violentas capaces de alterar, por las vías de los hechos, lo que hoy se quiere presentar como una realidad estable que cuenta, además, con la bendición de la constitución y las leyes como cobertura de y para la legitimación, en un medio cada vez más alejado de todo lo que tenga que ver con Estado de Derecho.

Saturday, June 28, 2014

Surge of Minors Alone Seeking Help in Georgia

Latin American Association (LAA) has seen a rise in unaccompanied immigrants under 18 seeking legal representation

ATLANTA, GA (PR) - The United States has seen a recent surge in the number of minors crossing the Mexico-U.S. border without their parents. Though border states such as Texas and Arizona have been on the front lines of this new wave of immigration, Georgia, which is one of the top destinations for Hispanic immigrants, is also seeing a rise in the number of undocumented immigrants under 18 without a parent or legal guardian.

Friday, June 27, 2014

Buen uso de Common Core en escuela

NUEVA ORLEANS - Cuando la escuela Morris Jeff Community, una escuela privada subvencionada, volvió a abrir sus puertas aquí en el año 2010, cinco años después de ser destruida por el huracán Katrina, los periodistas estaban ansiosos por entrevistar a la directora Patricia Perkins sobre el plan de la escuela para adoptar normas académicas más rigurosas; normas de una asociación de educación internacional.

Thursday, June 26, 2014

Augusta’s unemployment rate rises to 7.0 percent

ATLANTA, GA (PR) - The Georgia Department of Labor announced today that Metro Augusta’s unemployment rate increased to 7.0 percent in May, up seven-tenths of a percentage point from 6.3 percent in April. The rate was 8.0 percent in May a year ago.

Monday, June 23, 2014

Prediabetes Similar Rate for Most Americans

ATLANTA, GA (PR) - More than 29 million people in the United States have diabetes, up from the previous estimate of 26 million in 2010, according to a report released by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.  One in four people with diabetes doesn’t know he or she has it.

Sunday, June 22, 2014

GAGOP Hired Minority Field Director

ATLANTA, GA (PR) - The Georgia Republican Party has hired longtime Republican leader and grassroots activist Lisa Kinnemore to serve as Field Director for the GAGOP's Minority Engagement initiative.

"Lisa brings a lifetime of experience to our growing effort," said GAGOP Minority Engagement Director Leo Smith.  "From serving on the Executive Committee of the DeKalb GOP to crafting engagement strategies as a member of the Georgia Black Republican Council, Lisa is uniquely prepared to train candidates and volunteers, lead Get Out the Vote efforts, and host voter education meetings with community partners around the state."

Friday, June 20, 2014

Fresh Food and Fun for the Family

AUGUSTA, GA (PR) – Blueberry bingo, sidewalk chalk drawing, live music, fresh fruits and vegetables as well as hamburgers, hot dogs and barbecue, will be available at the Mid-Summer Picnic Tuesday, June 24, from 4:30-7 pm at AL Williams Park, 1850 Broad Street in Harrisburg.

Another One Man Standing in Way of Immigration Reform

Washington DC (PR) _ “The baton has been passed from the one man standing in the way of comprehensive immigration reform to the next.  For months outgoing House Majority Leader Eric Cantor got more than an earful from reform advocates – not to mention the business community – for sitting on the Senate immigration bill that was passed with strong bipartisan support." 

Thursday, June 19, 2014

Restoring American Strength and Security

We stand, right now, at a critical moment in the life of our nation.

The policies of the last six years have left America diminished and weakened. Our enemies no longer fear us. Our allies no longer trust us. Empty threats, meaningless redlines, leading from behind, retreat, and "engagement" with rogue regimes have put America on a path of decline.

Donation to Paine College by Ministers

AUGUSTA, GA (Helene Carter) - “Don’t just talk about, be about it,” said Paine College alumnus Reverend Melvin Ivey, president of the Baptist Ministers Conference of Augusta, Inc.  On June 18th, Reverend Ivey and seven Baptist ministers presented a $15,000 check to Dr. George C. Bradley, President, to establish an endowed scholarship at Paine College.

New Shelter for Victims of Domestic Violence

AUGUSTA, GA (PR) - SafeHomes, Inc. set a goal late last year to build a new emergency shelter and expand its capacity to help those hurting from domestic violence in our community.  The organization is now ready to share its expansion program during the much-anticipated public kick-off event, ‘BREAK GROUND, BUILD HOPE, HEAL HEARTS’, tonight, Thursday, June 19, 2014 from 5:30 p.m. to 7 p.m. at The Pinnacle Club.

Wednesday, June 18, 2014

Salazar Named to National Board of Medical Examiners

AUGUSTA, GA (PR) – Dr. William H. Salazar, internist and psychiatrist at the Medical College of Georgia at Georgia Regents University, has been appointed to the new National Board of Medical Examiners Communications Task Force.

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