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AMICI URGE TEXAS SUPREME COURT TO AFFIRM STATE’S SCHOOL FUNDING IS UNCONSTITUTIONAL

Austin, Texas – On August 11, 2015, several Texas organizations and the national Education Law Center (ELC) filed a friend of the court, or amicus,brief in support of the state’s economically disadvantaged and English Language Learner (ELL) students in the Texas Supreme Court, urging the Court to affirm the trial court’s ruling in Texas Taxpayer and Student Fairness Coalition v….

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Weekly Member Highlight: The Oil Exchange

The Oil Exchange is the only auto maintenance center of its kind in Texas, offering drive-through services that cut your wait time in half so that you can get back on the road and on to your destination. Their team is dedicated to bringing customers the best quality oil-changes and state inspections at the best…

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JISD Superintendent Invited To White House To Discuss CTE

Judson ISD’s emphasis for years has not been merely on graduation, but truly getting students college and career ready for the day they walk across the stage.  A major part of that mission is Career and Technical Education.  Because of JISD’s commitment to preparing students for the workforce now, Superintendent Dr. Carl A. Montoya has…

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Announcing the ABLDP Class of 2015

The San Antonio Hispanic Chamber of Commerce (SAHCC) is proud to announce the aspiring community leaders who will take part in the Alexander E. Briseño Leadership Development Program (ABLDP) class of 2015. Individuals selected to take part in this year’s program will be immersed in education sessions that address a variety of topics such as…

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Resolution in Support of Sensible Pay for CoSA Mayor and Council

On Wednesday, February 25, 2015 the Board of Directors of the San Antonio Hispanic Chamber of Commerce (SAHCC) voted in favor of a recommendation to support proposed changes to our city’s charter to include provisions for salary compensation for our City’s Mayor and council members. “San Antonio is the second largest city in Texas, behind…

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Hispanic Chamber leads San Antonio trade leaders to Spain

The San Antonio Hispanic Chamber of Commerce (SAHCC) is conducting its annual Trade Mission to Spain, April 21-26, 2015, with a delegation from San Antonio to visit the cities of Madrid and Sevilla.  Key economic development partners on the trade mission include the Hispanic Chamber, Abengoa, the City of San Antonio, Cámara Sevilla and San…

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2015 Business Awards Dinner

The San Antonio Hispanic Chamber of Commerce (SAHCC) is proud to announce the honorees for its 2015 Business Awards Dinner.  Honoring the accomplishments of some of San Antonio’s most influential business and community leaders who are at the forefront of their industries, the Business Awards Dinner will take place on Thursday, July 16 at the…

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2015 Hispanic Chamber Fiesta Selfie Medal

A limited quantity of the San Antonio Hispanic Chamber’s “Fiesta Selfie Medals” will be available at Fiesta Fiesta’s Pin Pandemonium TODAY. Following pin pandemonium, they will be available at the Hispanic Chamber offices (200 E. Grayson #203, 78215, The Pearl Brewery Full Goods Building) during business hours while supplies last. Thank you to our great…

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Sensible Pay for SA

The goal of Sensible Pay for SA is to amend the City of San Antonio’s Charter to provide annual salaries for City Council members and the mayor – without raising taxes or increasing the city budget. Under the existing City Charter, approved in 1951, City Council members are paid $20 per meeting with a maximum…

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Hispanic Chamber Supports Rideshare in San Antonio

On Wednesday, February 25, 2015 the Board of Directors of the San Antonio Hispanic Chamber of Commerce (SAHCC) voted to support a recommendation to City Council that rideshare companies should remain a permanent alternative transportation option in San Antonio. “We strongly believe that rideshare companies offer a safe, reliable, affordable and innovative transportation option that…

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