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May 2019
  • President Trump “unveiled an outline for reshaping how immigrants are admitted into the country – seeking to promote a more comprehensive approach to immigration ahead of a reelection campaign in which Democrats plan to portray his hardline approach at the border as racist.” – The Washington Post, May 16, 2019
    • “Trump administration officials have revealed that an additional 1,712 migrant children may have been separated from their parents while coming into America.” – HUFFPOST, May 19, 2019
    • “The U.S. government says a 16-year-old Guatemalan died (May 20) at a Border Patrol station in South Texas, the fifth death of a migrant child apprehended by border agents since December.” – Associated Press, May 20, 2019
  • “Hispanic households will outspend non-Hispanic white counterparts by ‘well over half a million dollars during the remainder of their lifetimes,’” according to a Claritas report on Latinos’ growing economic power. – MediaPost Communications, May 3, 2019
  • First American Bank is acquiring the parent of Miami-based Continental National Bank, the first Cuban-American-owned bank chartered in the U.S.” Elk Grove Village-based First American is the Chicago area’s largest privately held bank with more than $5 billion in assets. – Crain’s Chicago Business, May 16, 2019
  • Hispanics make up more than 18 percent of the population and, according to the Motion Picture Association of America, are the most avid moviegoers of any ethnic group, yet held just 5 percent of movie roles in 2017.” - The New York Times, May 2, 2019
  • “The government oversight board leading Puerto Rico through its $123 billion debt crisis sued dozens of banks and financial firms (May 2), saying that they had helped the island issue $9 billion of debt illegally, and that the people of Puerto Rico should not have to repay it.” – The New York Times, May 3, 2019
  • Mexico’s consumer watchdog, Profeco, said (May 10) it won a class-action lawsuit against the local unit of U.S. telecommunications giant AT&T Inc for undue charges and poor service.” – Reuters, May 10, 2019
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