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Chamber Gets $100,000 Boost from Foundation

By MIKE COPELAND mcopeland@wacotrib.com Still adjusting to the death of longtime leader Joe Rodriguez and striving to better serve Waco’s Latino population, the Cen-Tex Hispanic Chamber of Commerce has secured a $100,000 grant from the Rapoport Foundation to host more...

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Mayor Welcomes Conventioneers

Rachel Willis – San Marcos Record
Sunday, September 9, 2018

Thursday marked the Opening Celebration of the 43rd Annual Hispanic Business Convention of Texas hosted by the Texas Association of Mexican American Chambers of Commerce (TAMACC) at the Embassy Suites-City of San Marcos Convention Center.

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Hispanic Business Convention

By Robin Blackburn – San Marcos Record
Friday, September 7, 2018

Priscilla Luna-Wood, vice president of Today’s Business Solutions, embodies the purpose of the Hispanic Business Convention of Texas. “I feel like every lunch I eat by myself is a lost opportunity for networking,” Luna-Wood said during her keynote speech at the opening session of the convention, which is taking place through Saturday at the Embassy Suites-City of San Marcos Convention Center.

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Texas Businesses and Member Chambers Honored By TAMACC During 43rd Annual Hispanic Business Convention of Texas

August 9, 2018

BUDA, TX – The Texas Association of Mexican American Chambers of Commerce (TAMACC) will recognize Texas businesses, individuals and organizations during the TAMACC 43rd Annual Hispanic Business Convention of Texas in San Marcos, Texas.

The TAMACC Annual Convention is September 6 through 8, 2018 at the Embassy Suites San Marcos Hotel. It is one of the largest statewide Hispanic business gatherings in Texas. Each year, TAMACC Members nominate individuals from their community for these prestigious awards.

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Texas Association of Mexican American Chambers of Commerce (TAMACC) Urges Congress to do What is Best for the Country Protect Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals

July 6, 2017

AUSTIN, TX – Yesterday U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions announced that President Trump had rescinded the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program instated by former President Barack Obama. In doing so, Sessions stated that they would delay the rescission by six months to give Congress time to enact legislation to protect these young DREAMers from deportation.

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TAMACC Opposes 20% Tax Proposal on Mexican Imports

January 2017

Austin, Texas – The Texas Association of Mexican American Chambers of Chambers (TAMACC) strongly opposes President Trump’s proposal for a 20% Tax on imports from Mexico to raise money for a border wall.

Mexico is Texas’ number one trading partner and the third largest trading partner with the United States. Per the United States Census Bureau, 33% of United States imports from Mexico flow through Texas, and 37% of United States exports to Mexico come from Texas.

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