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29th annual nclr capital awards

A Gala Tribute to America's Leaders | March 8, 2016

2016 highlights

Senator

Patty Murray

(D–WA)

Representative

Nydia M. Velázquez

 (D–NY 7th District)

 Sister

Norma Pimentel, MJ, LPC

Executive Director of

Catholic Charities

of the Rio Grande Valley

Senator

Lamar Alexander

(R–TN)

Janet murguia

NCLR president

and ceo

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At the 29th Annual NCLR (National Council of La Raza) Capital Awards gala, which recognizes elected officials who promote legislation and public policies that benefit Hispanic Americans, NCLR President and CEO Janet Murguía honored Sens. Patty Murray (D–Wash.) and Lamar Alexander (R–Tenn.) for their leadership in passing the Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA), landmark legislation that provides needed updates to the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965.

 

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2016 Sponsors

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a gala tribute to america's leaders

GENERAL EVENT INFORMATION:

 

ENRIQUE CHAURAND

Deputy Vice President, Integrated Marketing and Events

echaurand@nclr.org

202-776-1784

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