Charles Patrick Garcia, Chairman and CEO of Sterling Financial Investment Group, Inc., has been named to a first-ever Federal Judicial Nominating Commission (JNC) that will review and nominate to the President of the United States candidates for federal district judges and U.S.

With less than one week to go before Los Angeles residents vote to elect a new mayor, La Opinion; Telemundo/KVEA-TV, Channel 52; and the Willie C. Velasquez Institute (WCVI), are preparing to release the results of their citywide poll examining the public's views on the election.

The increase of 32.7 million people in the United States between 1990 and 2000 is the largest 10-year population increase in U.S. history. For the first time in the 20th century all states gained population, according to the Commerce Department's Census Bureau.

Nearly 500 business and government leaders, community activists and civic organizations joined the Pennsylvania Governor's Advisory Commission on Latino Affairs (GACLA) to honor the 2001 GACLA Pride Award recipients.

Hector Barreto who has been nominated by President
George W. Bush to head the Small Business Administration.

The National Association of Hispanic Journalists objects to a ruling made by the U.S. District Court of Appeals in Washington, D.C, on Jan. 16 that found the Federal Communications Commission's Equal Employment Opportunity regulations unconstitutional.