Washington D.C. - CHLI congratulates Emilio Romano, President of Telemundo Media, on his commitment to promote voter registration through its multi-platform campaign, "Vota Por Tu Futuro". "As a former U.S. Congressman, I personally applaud collaborative efforts to get all U.S. Hispanics to register and vote, because all citizens in a democracy have not only the right, but the obligation, to vote." stated Lincoln Diaz-Balart, former U.S. Congressman and CHLI Founder & Chairman.
National Voter Registration Day is September 25 and throughout the day and weeks to come, Telemundo will air new public service announcements, special features, and promote its online resources for all to research information to assist them in registering to vote. For additional information on Telemundo's "Vota Por Tu Futuro"(Vote for your Future) and its collaborative campaign with national and local organizations, visit www.Telemundo.com/votaportufuturo.com.
"A special congratulations as well to our friend, CHLI Board Member, Juan Otero, Senior Director, External Affairs & Public Policy with Comcast/NBCUniversal/ Telemundo as he assists in promoting the importance of voting and registering to vote, especially with our future leaders - American Hispanic youth," added Mr. Diaz-Balart.