• Dr. Amelia Arria of the Center on Young Adult Health and Development

    Prescription Drugs Abuse

    Over 10% of American college students abuse prescription drugs. The use of Adderall and Ritalin on college campuses has increased by 93% since 1993. Dr. Amelia Arria of the Center on Young Adult Health and Development discusses this rising epidemic.  Visit the Center on Young…

  • Representative Alcee Hastings (D-FL)

    Humanitarian Aid in Syria

    The conflict in Syria is now in it’s fourth year. More than 100,000 people have been killed and 2.5 million refugees have fled to neighboring countries. Congressman Alcee Hastings (D-Fl) addresses the issue of humanitarian aid in this troubled area.  Visit Rep. Hastings on the…

  • Representative Gene Green (D-TX)

    Port of Houston

    Texas exports more than $260 billion dollars in goods and continues to be the number one exporter in the country.  Representative Gene Green (D-TX) discusses efforts to increase federal funding for the Port of Houston. Visit Rep. Green on the web at www.Green.house.gov

  • Reuben Franco of the US Hispanic Chamber of Commerce

    Trade Expansion

    Like many business owners, Hispanic entrepreneurs are eager to grow their businesses globally. Reuben Franco of the US Hispanic Chamber of Commerce discusses how trade opportunities between Mexico and Latin America can stimulate competition.  Visit the United States Hispanic Chamber of Commerce on the web…

  • Nina Vaca of the US Hispanic Chamber of Commerce

    Latina Professionals

    In 2011, 8.2 million Hispanic women ages 16 years or older were employed, but only 89,000 held positions in management, business and financial operations. Nina Vaca of the US Hispanic Chamber of Commerce discusses the advancement of Latina businesswomen. Visit the US Hispanic Chamber of…

National Newsmakers

Dr. Amelia Arria of the Center on Young Adult Health and Development

Prescription Drugs Abuse

Over 10% of American college students abuse prescription drugs. The…

Representative Alcee Hastings (D-FL)

Humanitarian Aid in Syria

The conflict in Syria is now in it’s fourth year….

Representative Gene Green (D-TX)

Port of Houston

Texas exports more than $260 billion dollars in goods and…

Reuben Franco of the US Hispanic Chamber of Commerce

Trade Expansion

Like many business owners, Hispanic entrepreneurs are eager to grow…

Nina Vaca of the US Hispanic Chamber of Commerce

Latina Professionals

In 2011, 8.2 million Hispanic women ages 16 years or…

Amy Garmer of the Aspen Institute

Libraries in Digital Age

According to the Pew Research Center, 30% of Americans ages…

Representative Denny Heck (D-WA)

Export-Import Bank

For nearly eighty years, the Export-Import Bank has served as…

Omar Duque of the US Hispanic Chamber of Commerce

Hispanic Business Growth

Latino businesses generate more than $468 billion dollars.  But 98%…

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