Obesity is a Health Care Epidemic for Minority and Marginalized Communities

Consuelo Hernandez is a State Representative from Arizona Legislative District (LD) 21 and a member of the Sunnyside Unified School District Governing Board. Obesity plays a major role in the quality of life for communities like mine. Far too often, It is more expensive to be poor in America in every aspect of life. The … Read more

Gigi Sohn FCC Nominee Bad for Media Diversity

Minority-owned TV networks have had to claw and scrape for years to earn a place in cable and satellite channel lineups.  And even after breaking through these barriers, diverse creators and programmers still face existential fights against Big Tech strip-miners – aided and abetted, in some cases, by captured government agencies – eager to steal … Read more

Sunnyside Unified Stands to Lose $16.3 Million if the State Expenditure Cap is NOT Lifted

Consuelo Hernandez is the President of the Sunnyside Unified School District Governing Board and a Candidate for a Legislative District 21 Arizona State House seat. It never ceases to amaze me that in times of greatest need – this Governor and the Trump Republicans in the legislature fail to do their basic job. Whether its … Read more

Unserved Arizonans and Americans Need Broadband Now and the Right Utility Poles to Deliver It

Consuelo Hernandez is the Governing Board President of the Sunnyside School District. As a school board member, I have seen the effects of broadband over the last almost two years, the pandemic has highlighted a range of challenges that need to be addressed. Many problems still need to be fixed, but when it comes to … Read more