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    Katherine Vargas

    Director, Hispanic Media, White House

    Katherine A. Vargas is the director of Hispanic media at the White House where she spearheads bilingual and multicultural media relations. As the voice of the White House for Latino media, Vargas leads the White House’s communication strategy for the Latino community, coordinating with all federal agencies on how to inform Latinos about President Barack Obama's agenda. Originally from Colombia, Vargas's work reflects a proudly bicultural background that includes nearly a decade in immigrant advocacy and media relations and crisis communications experience.

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    Saturday, Oct 17 2015

    10 AM

    Los inmigrantes latinoamericanos llegan a este país en busca del Sueño Americano. ¿Pero, sus hijos estadounidenses quieren lo mismo? ¿O quieren ser... read more
    1 hour | Conversation | Morningstar

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