WASHINGTON, DC– The Latino Coalition (TLC) released the following statement regarding the United States-Mexico Joint Declaration:
“The Latino Coalition applauds the critical resolution between the United States and Mexico in regards to illegal immigration. This joint declaration is crucial and necessary for the security of both nations, and it is paramount for maintaining a strong relationship between two sovereign countries with significant regional and economic ties. TLC supports this mutually-beneficial proposal that will strengthen and promote growth for both economies,” said TLC Chairman and former U.S. Small Business Administrator, Hector Barreto.
ABOUT THE LATINO COALITION- The Latino Coalition (TLC) was founded in 1995 by a group of Hispanic business owners from across the country to research and develop policies and solutions relevant to Latinos. TLC is a non-profit nationwide organization with offices in California, Washington, DC and Guadalajara, Mexico. Established to address and engage on key issues that directly affect the well-being of Hispanics in the United States, TLC’s agenda is to create and promote initiatives and partnerships that will foster economic equivalency and enhance and empower overall business, economic and social development for Latinos.