Census 2000 results released by the Census Bureau show a racially diverse America. However, relatively few about 2.4 percent nationally took advantage of a first-ever option for respondents to identify themselves as belonging to more than one race.

Data released today by the U.S. Census Bureau about the nation's Hispanic population underscore the need for President Bush and the Congress to make the right choices about the nation's budget priorities, especially with respect to children and education.

Roberto Hernandez has been named Vice President Account Director at Burrell Communications in Chicago. Previously, Mr. Hernandez was VP Director of Planning at Y&R Chicago .

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The long-anticipated slowdown in economic growth finally hit in the fourth quarter of 2000, with total retail sales growth slowing to 4.2 percent over the fourth quarter of 1999, a significant drop from the 9.5 percent increase in the same period of 1999.

The proportion of the Hispanic population age 25 and over with at least a bachelor's degree ranged from 23 percent for those of Cuban origin to 7 percent for those of Mexican origin, according to survey data collected in 2000 and released today by the Commerce Department's Census Bureau.

February's unemployment level remaining unchanged from January at 4.2 percent demonstrates a continuing sign that the economic crystal ball is still cloudy, according to the Employment Policy Foundation's Chief Economist, Ron Bird.

According to news reports, the Census Bureau will report shortly that the Latino community experienced a 60% growth rate during the 1990s and that the size of the Hispanic population is at virtual parity with that of the African American population.

SiboneyUSA/Dallas announced that its client Quaker State Motor Oil debuted a national television campaign targeting the Hispanic consumer starting March 1.

Entry deadline for the 2001 Radio-Mercury Awards is this Friday, March 9th, with late entries accepted through next Friday, March 16th.

Francisco Codina, president of Ford Argentina, was named today Ford Motor Company general marketing manager, Ford Division.

The Census Bureau will hold a news conference in Washington, DC at 1 p.m. EDT, March 12, to release the first set of Census 2000 data on racial diversity in the United States.

Two months after the San Antonio Express-News awarded the Hispanic marketing account to Creative Civilization - An Aguilar Agency, the agency has now been awarded the entire marketing and advertising account.

Saatchi & Saatchi's Conill Advertising announced that Caleb Windover has joined the agency as Media Director in its New York City headquarters. Mr. Windover was most recently Co-Founder and Media Director of Marketing Solutions Media Corporation, a New York City-based media company.

Continuing on the success of Heineken's popular Hispanic advertising campaign, Heineken USA, Inc. is introducing three new :30 television spots for the growing Hispanic market.