MSN - AP World http://syn2.thecanadianpress.com:8080/mrss/feed/fcf7391a2f354311807f0501c16bde6a MSN - AP World Copyright © 2010-2018 The Canadian Press. All rights reserved. http://www.rssboard.org/rss-specification Fri, 06 Aug 2021 01:06:18 +0000 VP Harris meets with Congressional Hispanic Caucus http://syn2.thecanadianpress.com:8080/mrss/feed/fcf7391a2f354311807f0501c16bde6a/69d035b94f1c40c8acc66834b91ab5fe Vice President Kamala Harris met with members of the Congressional Hispanic Caucus to discuss the coronavirus pandemic, immigration and other issues on Monday. (May 17) 69d035b94f1c40c8acc66834b91ab5fe Mon, 17 May 2021 20:52:54 +0000 SHOTLIST:RESTRICTION SUMMARY:US NETWORK POOL Washington, DC - 17 May 2021++EDIT STARTS ON SOUNDBITE++1. SOUNDBITE (English) Kamala Harris, U.S. Vice President:"We are going to talk about and work together, and again, I want to thank (Congressional Hispanic Caucus) Chairman (Rep. Raul) Ruiz for the work that we are going to do together as it relates to my one of my areas of focus, which is the Northern Triangle, and looking at how we can address the root causes of migration and work together in a way that is a continuation of the work we've already begun and the progress we've already seen around bringing federal agencies together to enhance their focus or renew their focus in that region, ranging from the Department of Agriculture to Secretary of Commerce and hosting a virtual trade mission, to the work that we are doing to bring American foundations in, to renew their interest in the region and increase their capacity to support the region. We are bringing CEOs of private corporations in the US together to think about their support."++WHITE FLASH++2. SOUNDBITE (English) Kamala Harris, U.S. Vice President:"The impacts of all of these issues, the the poverty, the extreme food insecurity, corruption, violence, domestic violence and the treatment of women and girls. So many of these issues are long standing. Therefore, we know that the work we will do together is going to have to be a function of our commitment to a long term approach." ++ENDS ON SOUNDBITE++STORYLINE:Vice President Kamala Harris met with members of the Congressional Hispanic Caucus to discuss the conoravirus pandemic, immigration and other issues on Monday.Harris has been tasked with finding ways to address the root causes of migration in Central America. Among the factors she has spoken about are corruption, poverty, human rights and climate change."The impacts of all of these issues, the the poverty, the extreme food insecurity, corruption, violence, domestic violence and the treatment of women and girls. So many of these issues are long standing," Harris said."Therefore, we know that the work we will do together is going to have to be a function of our commitment to a long term approach," she added. ===========================================================Clients are reminded: (i) to check the terms of their licence agreements for use of content outside news programming and that further advice and assistance can be obtained from the AP Archive on: Tel +44 (0) 20 7482 7482 Email: info@aparchive.com(ii) they should check with the applicable collecting society in their Territory regarding the clearance of any sound recording or performance included within the AP Television News service (iii) they have editorial responsibility for the use of all and any content included within the AP Television News service and for libel, privacy, compliance and third party rights applicable to their Territory. Vice President Kamala Harris met with members of the Congressional Hispanic Caucus to discuss the coronavirus pandemic, immigration and other issues on Monday. (May 17) VP Harris meets with Congressional Hispanic Caucus