There Is No Route to the White House Without Latino Voters

By Jorge Ramos MIAMI — Every four years, without fail, the two mainstream political parties try to win over Latino voters for their respective presidential candidates. The reason is clear: There is no route to the White House without the support of Latinos. This wooing is carried out with cynicism and fueled by the political […]

Gov. Kelly Announces Kansas to Receive $63 Million in FEMA Unemployment Funds

TOPEKA – Gov. Laura Kelly announced her administration’s grant application for FEMA’s Lost Wages Assistance program (LWA) received federal approval and an award of $63 million to assist Kansans who have lost their jobs due to the COVID-19 pandemic.   “I appreciate the Federal Emergency Management Agency for its quick response to my administration’s application, and for […]

History of Hispanic Heritage Month goes back 52 years

By Angie Baldelomar Each year, from Sept. 15 to Oct. 15, Americans observe National Hispanic Heritage Month, an official celebration of American citizens whose ancestry can be traced back to Spain, Mexico, Central and South America, and the Caribbean. National Hispanic Heritage Month has its origins in 1968, when Congress authorized President Lyndon B. Johnson […]