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Arturo Vargas and Pauline Medrano were named to the U.S. Census National Advisory Committee.
Critics say an advisory committee for the 2020 U.S. Census needs greater Hispanic representation.

Blogger Monique Frausto created about her life, and Blogs By Latinas, an online hub for female Hispanic bloggers from around the world.

The Commerce Department's Minority Business Development Agency set new records in fiscal year 2012, as detailed in its FY 2012 Annual Performance Report, released this week.

With new developments like the Dudley Square revitalization and the creation of the Innovation District by the City of Boston, the growth of startups and small business is a hot-button issue.

House GOP leaders Tuesday reacted negatively to President Obama's proposal to cut corporate taxes in exchange for higher spending on job-creation programs.

People who read People will learn a little bit about New Mexico Gov. Susana Martinez's family life this week.

El Paso has a record 28 companies on the recently released list of the 500 largest Hispanic-owned businesses in the U.S. published by HispanicBusiness, an online magazine.

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HB500 2012 - 30th Anniversary
For more than two decades, the annual HispanicBusiness 500 directory has served as a barometer of the U.S. Hispanic economy. A purchase of the 2012 directory provides the top 500 Hispanic-owned companies list in Excel format, including CEO names and more...

Hispanics are now the largest ethnic minority in the United States and during the past decade, U.S. Hispanic purchasing power has rapidly increased. This report takes an in depth look at how today's Hispanic Economy is transitioning into an economic power in the U.S. Click here for the executive summary and table of contents!

The number of Hispanic-owned businesses in the United States is expected to grow 41.8 percent in the next six years to 4.3 million, with total revenues surging 39 percent to more than $539 billion, according to new estimates by HispanTelligence. Spurred by growing entrepreneurial trends and affluence among the nation's largest minority population, the increase is expected to come at a robust rate of 8.5 and 8.7 percent, respectfully, over the next couple years.

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HispanicBusiness 500
Fifteen years after the first HispanicBusiness 500 company posted $1 billion in revenues, Brightstar this year leads five companies that are above the billion-dollar mark.

Peruse the free version of our 2012 HispanicBusiness 500 directory of the largest U.S. Hispanic-owned enterprises, who owns them, where they're located, and how much they earned in 2012.

Every sector culled from the HispanicBusiness 500 is up again this year -- not as much as last year, but growth is growth.

The Top 25 Hispanic Nonprofits by expenditure range from AltaMed Health Services in Los Angeles to the Hispanic Association of Colleges and Universities in San Antonio.

The 2013 Top 25 Hispanic Nonfprofits continued to grow in both expenditures and revenues in 2012, and social entrepreneurs and social enterprises intend to keep that trend going.


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