As Latino Sneakers Sales Go, So Goes the GDP

Victor Landa July 19, 2017

By Victor Landa, NewsTaco (1.5 minute read)  There’s news today from the Latino sneaker sales index, which is one of the most reliable economic indicators for U.S. Latinos. I found there’s a […]

Immigrants Cost Taxpayers, Then Pay More Than Most

Victor Landa July 10, 2017

Henry Cisneros: Why Can’t Americans See Latinos Are Country’s ‘Saving Grace’?

Victor Landa July 7, 2017

Latinos key to U.S. economic growth, study finds

Victor Landa July 5, 2017

*If U.S. Latinos were a country on our own, we’d be the 7th largest economy in the world. VL NewsTaco MONEY WEDNESDAY By Octavio Blanco, CNN Money (5 minute read)  […]

Only 1 In 5 New Board Appointees At Fortune 500 Companies Are Not White

NewsTaco June 20, 2017

*It’s not close to where is should be, but 6.4% Latinos in Fortune 500 company boards is better than 4%. VL By Stacie Jones and Grace Donnely, Fortune (2.5 minute […]

Why So Many Millennial Women And People Of Color Are Becoming Entrepreneurs

NewsTaco June 14, 2017

*The Kauffman Foundation says that in 2016 Latinos were 20.8 percent of all new entrepreneurs, more than double the number in 1996. We’re moving the economy, and that’s fantastic news. […]

Immigrants Keep an Iowa Meatpacking Town Alive and Growing

NewsTaco June 7, 2017

*The irony of this story is that the town that’s highlighted, Storm Lake, is in staunch anti-immigrant Rep. Steve King’s district. It’s where he was born.  VL NewsTaco MONEY WEDNESDAY […]