Author Archives: Franklin Garcia
Paul Ryan’s visit to the state on Friday, August 17th got a sold out crowd at the Westin Hotel in Arlington, VA, and it also generated a small crowd of people that stood outside the hotel. A small crowd held signs … read more
Church leaders and community activists got together in front of the Wilson Building (City Hall) to join hands in support of DC Mayor Vincent Gray. The well attended Press Conference called for Wednesday, July 18 at 11 am, was one … read more
On Saturday, July 14, DC Latino leaders met with Police Chief Cathy Lanier. The event took place at Vida Senior Center. The Chief met with concerned Latino Community leaders, that were particularly interested to hear how the implementation of a … read more
Member of the National Association of Hispanic Journalist, DC Chapter, host meeting at the US Capitol with members of the Hispanic Congressional Caucus. Meeting was held on Wednesday, July 18. A few members and representatives from the Hispanic Congressional Caucus … read more
In the 2010 Mayoral primary, 54% of District voters voted for Vincent Gray to be Mayor of the District of Columbia. Recently, 3 DC City Councilmembers have called on the elected Mayor for his resignation because of the continued drama … read more
The DC Latino Caucus participated in the 2012 4th of July Palisades Parade. This is the 4th year the organization participates in the community 4th of July parade. A Washington tradition for over 40 years, the Palisades Parade attracts many … read more
Rally at Barcroft Park in Virginia with Delegate Alfonso Lopez, Congressman Jim Moran and former DNC Chairman Terry McAuliffe. Event was help on June 10, 2012. Video by Franklin Garcia.