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Editorial: We recommend Jaime Resendez for DISD school board trustee, District 4

Not only would attorney Jaime Resendez be an outstanding trustee for this southeast district —his personal story could provide a lifeline of hope to the area’s many underserved residents. Defying the odds that defeated many of his friends, this Pleasant Grove native graduated from Skyline High School, served as an Iraq War combat veteran and…

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Editorial: Tired of Super Tuesday talk? DISD election is filled with good news

If you are tired of a campaign cycle that has too often resembled the worst of reality TV, take comfort in an upcoming election that likely will be much more constructive. Outside the primary noise that is building to Super Tuesday, candidates across North Texas are working hard in anticipation of the May 7 local…

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14 Profesionistas Encabezan Clase de Liderazgo Latino

Catorce personas formarán parte de la clase inaugural de liderazgo del Latino Center for Leadership Development. Los becarios tendrán cuatro seminarios, el primero del 17 al 20 de septiembre, que los prepararán para el servicio público. En el grupo principiante hay abogados, dueños de negocios, trabajadores de universidades y profesores, y vicepresidentes de bancos. La…

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Spotlight on Jaime Resendez: Veteran, Attorney, Candidate for School Board

Dallas, TX: Jaime Resendez, a combat Veteran, attorney, and Fellow with the LatinoCLD’s Leadership Academy has announced he is running for the Dallas Independent School District (DISD) Board of Trustees, District 4. Resendez was raised in Pleasant Grove – a community in which he continues to reside. “I know full well that greater educational attainment…

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A pivotal year awaits Latinos on the Dallas ISD school board

Jaime Resendez and Omar Jimenez have never met. But that soon will change: The two men, both young and Latino, are on the front lines of a pivotal Dallas ISD school board election in May. With three wide open seats, the board’s makeup and leadership clearly will change. Board president Eric Cowan (District 7) and…

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U.S. Army Veteran Jaime Resendez Announces Bid For DISD Trustee Seat

DALLAS – Jaime Resendez, a combat veteran of the Iraq War and local attorney, today announced he is running for Dallas ISD Trustee, District 4 in the May municipal election, seeking to replace Trustee Nancy Bingham who will not seek re-election. “As a native of Pleasant Grove, a product of DISD schools, and a parent,…

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