National Hispanic Leaders On Obama’s Nominations

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The National Hispanic Leadership Agenda, a coalition of 39 preeminent national Latino organizations, has responded to President Barack Obama’s most recent nominations designating Latino leaders to serve in key posts in his Administration.

Especially noteworthy for the coalition is the President’s nomination of current U.S. Attorney for the Northern District of Texas, Sarah R. Saldaña, to serve as Assistant Secretary for Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) at the Department of Homeland Security. Our NHLA coalition members at the Hispanic National Bar Association named Sarah R. Saldaña as their 2011 Latina Attorney of the Year. If a majority of U.S. Senators vote to support her confirmation, she’ll become the first Latina …

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Gloria Estefan To Arrive On Broadway…Watch For The Casting Calls!

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A new musical based on the life of seven-time Grammy winning singer Gloria Estefan and her husband, Emilio, a music, television and film producer, will debut on Broadway next year, producers of the show said on Monday.

“On Your Feet!” is set to open on Nov. 5, 2015, and will chronicle the couple’s story and her journey, from leaving Cuba to finding international success.

The couple is working with the Nederlander Organization and producer Bernie Yuman and began an international search for new talent to play the lead roles. They will also hold casting calls next month in Miami and New York.

“Finding the right performers to tell …

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