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State of Hispanic America: Striving for Equitable Opportunity

(January 21, 2015)

Publication Type: Other

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Proposed Language Access Plan for the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau

(January 6, 2015)

Issue: Wealth-Building
Publication Type: Testimony

The National Council of La Raza (NCLR), Alliance for a Just Society, Center for Responsible Lending, Community Legal Services/Philadelphia, Consumer Action, Consumer Federation of America, Consumers Union, Empire Justice Center, NAACP, National Coalition for Asian Pacific American Community Development (CAPACD), National Consumer Law Center (on behalf of its low-income clients), National Fair Housing Alliance, National Housing Resource Center, The Leadership Conference on Civil and Human Rights, U.S. PIRG, and Woodstock Institute submit the following comments in response to the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau’s (CFPB or Bureau) Proposed Language Access Plan. Read More

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Monthly Latino Employment Report: December 2014

Catherine Singley, (January 9, 2015)

Issue: Economy and Employment
Publication Type: Fact Sheet

Monthly Latino Employment Report: Latino Employment Statistics for December 2014 The U.S. Department of Labor reported today that U.S. employers added 252,000 jobs in December 2014, rounding out a strong fourth quarter for the American workforce. Read More

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Are Mortgage Servicers Following the New Rules?

Nancy Wilberg Ricks, (January 8, 2015)

Issue: Economy and Employment, Foreclosure, Housing
Publication Type: Research Report

Are Mortgage Servicers Following the New Rules? A Snapshot of Compliance with CFPB Servicing Standards Fact sheet discussing NCLR and partner National Housing Resource Center (NHRC) survey results. Read More

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¡Prepárate para obtener seguro médico!!

Families USA Foundation, (December 19, 2014)

Issue: Health, Health Care Reform
Publication Type: Other

Desde el 15 de noviembre del 2014 hasta el 15 de febrero del 2015 puedes ir al Mercado de Seguros Médicos de tu estado para buscar seguros médicos, compararlos punto por punto, y comprar el mejor para ti y tu familia. Read More

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Get Ready to Get Health Coverage!

Families USA Foundation, (December 19, 2014)

Issue: Health Care Reform
Publication Type: Other

From November 15th, 2014 through February 15th, 2015, you can go to your state’s Health Insurance Marketplace to shop for and compare different health plans side by side and choose the best plan for you and your family. Read More

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Health Insurance Basics

Families USA Foundation, (December 19, 2014)

Issue: Health Care Reform, Health
Publication Type: Other

Health Insurance Basics: Key Words and Phrases You Need to Know Shopping for insurance can be confusing, but the new health care law makes it easier to understand. This simple guide will help you make smarter choices for you and your family. Read More

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Fundamentos del seguro médico

Families USA Foundation, (December 19, 2014)

Issue: Health Care Reform, Health
Publication Type: Other, Spanish Publications

Fundamentos del seguro médico: Palabras y frases clave que necesitas saber Buscar seguro médico puede ser confuso, pero la nueva ley de cuidado de salud lo hace más fácil. Esta guía sencilla te ayudará a tomar decisiones más sabias para ti y tu familia. Read More

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Voices Across America Support Administrative Relief

NCLR, (December 18, 2014)

Issue: Civic Engagement
Publication Type: Fact Sheet

On November 20, people across the country tuned in to listen to President Obama address the country and describe the actions his administration would be taking since Congress had failed to act on immigration. The president made the long-awaited decision to provide relief from deportation to up to five million people, including the parents or children who are U.S. citizens or legal permanent residents. Read More

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Administrative Relief for Immigrants Benefits All Workers

(December 5, 2014)

On November 20, President Obama announced his administration’s plan to allow undocumented immigrants who meet certain criteria to come forward and apply for protection from deportation. In addition to providing temporary work permits for up to five million undocumented immigrants, most of whom are parents of U.S. citizen children and legal permanent residents, this executive action will benefit U.S.-born workers. This Monthly Latino Employment Report describes how all workers will benefit from the president’s action. Read More

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