Report Outlines Priorities For Latinos In PA


HARRISBURG, PA (WITF) — Pennsylvania’s Latino community came together for a first-of-its-kind convention in Lancaster last fall.

The flags of Puerto Rico, Dominican Republic and the United States hang in the window of the Latino Hispanic American Community Center in Harrisburg. (Photo: Tom Downing/WITF)

Organizers recently released a white paper highlighting policy priorities and recommendations.

The report addresses 10 issues ranging from education and worforce development, to health care and immigration.

Pennsylvania Latino Convention chairman Norman Bristol Colon said the overarching goal is to make sure the community is heading in the right direction. Read More: