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Critics in the past have charged the SBA with mishandling disaster assistance loans, which residents as well as business owners can apply for after crippling emergencies.
When California suddenly dropped its financial and administrative support for the state's 30 Small Business Development Centers in the 2003 budget crisis, the future for this training and counseling program seemed dim. The U.S. Small Business Administration, which created the nationwide SBDC network, scrambled to find another way to fund California's centers.
With consistent Dow volatility, tanking Hedge funds, and a housing market mired in subprime mortgage woes, is there a light at the end of the tunnel for individual investors?
The failure of Congress to pass a U.S. immigration reform measure has sparked action on the issue in state legislatures across the country.
Former U.S. Attorney David Iglesias said he will talk privately with two members of the House ethics committee today about his pre-election telephone call from Rep. Heather Wilson, RN.M.
Sen. Jon Kyl, R-Ariz., introduced federal legislation Thursday that outlines a catalog of ideas for an enforcement-first approach to immigration and border issues.
While 40 years ago the Summer of Love gave rise to a politically passionate public, this summer may best be described as the summer of disaffection, "don't know," and disapproval. A newly released report from the Pew Research Center for the People and the Press reveals an unimpressed America's dwindling trust in its federal government across all branches, on both sides of the aisle, and particularly in its handling of the war in Iraq.
Bank of America Corp. and Wachovia Corp. made more home-purchase mortgages to Hispanic and African American borrowers last year, but they continued to deny their loan applications more often than whites, an Observer analysis of loan data found.
Since 1982, the Chicano Latino Youth Leadership Project has organized the training conference in Sacramento. More than 2,000 of the state's brightest Latino high school students have participated. Many, like Julio Heredia and Andrea Negrete, grew up in barrios and farmworker communities.
Search the 2007 Hispanic Business 500, a national benchmark of the surging development of U.S. Hispanic-owned companies.
More than 20 percent of Cubans are 65 or older, while a scant 4 percent of Mexicans are in that age bracket. On the other hand, 37 percent of Mexicans and 31 percent of Puerto Ricans are younger than 18.
|From the current issue of Hispanic Business magazine...|
Florida-based construction company builds business with international clientele.
Mexico is the third-largest U.S. trade partner, but the relationship is only as good as its most congested bottlenecks. SecureOrigins hopes to smooth out these shipping woes at the U.S.-Mexico border.
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