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14 November 2018

EPA Holds Public Hearing in Denver on Proposed Pollution Standards Rollback

DENVER – Today, the Environmental Protection Agency held its first and only public hearing on the agency’s proposal to weaken the New Source Performance Standards, which have been in place for almost a year and…
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05 November 2018

HAF Announces New Vice President, Chief Operating Officer

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, Hispanic Access Foundation announced that Lissette Sanchez Bishins will serve as its Vice President, Chief Operating Officer and will oversee HAF’s programs and processes to help support the organization’s mission to…
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30 October 2018

HAF Statement: Study Disputes Groundwater Recharge Rates Used by Cadiz

WASHINGTON – Maite Arce, president and CEO of Hispanic Access Foundation, released the following statement in response to a peer-reviewed journal article that raises serious concerns about the Cadiz Water Project, a plan that would…
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26 October 2018

Hispanic Access Calls on Latinos to Share Support of Clean Power Plan in Light of EPA’s Proposed Rollback

With only days remaining in the public comment period for the Environmental Protection Agency’s proposed rule to eliminate the Clean Power Plan, Hispanic Access Foundation (HAF) is calling on Latinos across the nation to give…
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17 October 2018

Primaveral Members Celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month with Fishing Event at Enchanted Pond

WASHINGTON, DC – Thirty-three members of Primaveral Association, a greater DC- metro area Guatemalan Hometown Association, went fishing this past Sunday at Enchanted Pond on the Bureau of Land Management’s Meadowood Special Management Area. The…
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12 October 2018

HAF Film “Milk and Honey” to Screen at Fourth Annual Official Latino Film and Arts Festival

WASHINGTON – On Sunday, Oct. 14, the film “Leche y Miel” (Milk and Honey), produced in partnership with American Rivers, will make its Fourth Annual Official Latino Film and Arts Festival premiere. The festival showcases…
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