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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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NCLR 2014 Midterm Election Highlights

NCLR, (November 4, 2014)

Issue: Civic Engagement
Publication Type: Other

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On Shaky Ground: Poll of Latino Views on the Economy - Full Poll Results

Latino Decisions on behalf of NCLR, (July 21, 2014)

Issue: Economy and Employment, Latino Voter Participation, Wealth-Building
Publication Type: Other

Weighted poll results from the July 2014 national poll of Latino registered voters. Read More

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Latinas: When was your last Pap test?

Marcela Vargas, (July 30, 2014)

Issue: Health, Health and Nutrition
Publication Type: Other

You Could Have Cervical Cancer and Never Know It. Get the Facts About Cervical Cancer! Read More

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Los hispanos y el Seguro Social: Cómo maximizer sus beneficios

Leticia Miranda, (May 27, 2014)

Issue: Retirement, Seguro Social, Wealth Building, Economy and Employment
Publication Type: Other, Spanish Publications

El Consejo Nacional de La Raza (NCLR, por sus siglas en inglés)—la organización nacional más grande de apoyo y defensa de los derechos civiles de los hispanos en los Estados Unidos—elaboró este folleto para los trabajadores hispanos y sus familias. Muchos hispanos no tienen acceso a los planes de jubilación de su lugar de trabajo y, porello, dependen del Seguro Social para casi la totalidad de sus ingresos cuando se jubilan. Es importante que estos trabajadores aprendan cómo aprovechar al máximo los beneficios de jubilación del Seguro Social. Read More

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Latinos and Social Security: How to Maximize Your Benefits

Leticia Miranda, (May 27, 2014)

Issue: Retirement, Social Security, Wealth Building, Economy and Employment
Publication Type: Other

This brochure explains how delaying claiming Social Security benefits can increase monthly benefits for life. Read More

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NCLR Comments on Proposed Rule to Limit Occupational Exposure to Respirable Crystalline Silica

NCLR, (February 4, 2014)

Issue: Economy and Employment, Health
Publication Type: Other

NCLR supports a proposal to protect workers from lung illnesses in construction and other industries by limiting their exposure to crystalline silica (quartz) dust. NCLR submitted formal comments to the Federal Register in support of the proposed rule from the U.S. Department of Labor's Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA). Read More

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Using NCLR’s Latino Kids Data Explorer to Teach Demographic and Social Change

Patirica Foxen, (November 1, 2013)

Issue: Children’s Research
Publication Type: Other

Using NCLR's Latino Kids Data Explorer to Teach Demographic and Social Change:  A Guide for Professors and Researchers NCLR’s Latino Kids Data Explorer is a web-based tool that enables users to find data and customize tables related to the well-being of Latino children across the U.S. The Data Explorer offers 27 national and state-level indicators of Latino child well-being, including demographic, economic, health, education, and juvenile justice variables. All variables can be broken down by age group (0–2, 0–4, 0–8, 0–17, inclusive) and include time trend and racial/ethnic comparisons. Read More

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The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau: Measuring the Progress of a New Agency

Bipartisan Policy Center, (September 24, 2013)

Publication Type: Other

For almost a year, the Financial Regulatory Reform Initiative’s Consumer Protection Task Force has conducted an in-depth review and analysis of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB, or Bureau). The mandate of this new agency is to ensure consumer financial products and services and the markets for those products and services are fair, transparent, and competitive. This paper measures the agency’s actions against its mandate. It analyzes the start-up and operational challenges the Bureau has faced and the critical choices it has made. Read More

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50th Anniversary of the March on Washington Remarks from Janet Murguía

Janet Murguía, (August 24, 2013)

Publication Type: Other

Remarks from Janet Murguía, President and CEO, NCLR, during the 50 Anniversary of the March on Washington. Read More

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NCLR Survey of Latino Voters on the Federal Budget, May 2013

NCLR, (May 29, 2013)

Issue:
Publication Type: Other

In the ongoing debate over the federal budget, Latino voters want Congress to put families above politics, according to a survey conducted by the National Council of La Raza (NCLR). On May 9–11, 2013, NCLR polled more than 4,000 registered Latino voters via telephone in Colorado, Florida, and Nevada, key swing states in the last presidential election. Voters answered a series of questions about their views of the ongoing federal budget debate. The following is a summary of their responses. Read More

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The Road to College:  A Parent’s Guide to Ensuring Children are College-Ready

NCLR, (September 24, 2010)

Issue: Education, College Ready
Publication Type: Other

This publication is presented as a guide for parents to ensure their children will be college ready after graduating from high school. Read More

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Padres Comprometidos:  Engaging Latino Parents for Long-Term Student Success

Irene Cuyun, (June 29, 2012)

Issue: Education, Parent Engagement
Publication Type: Other

Padres Comprometidos is a parent engagement program whose primary goal is the fostering of a strong connection between schools and parents.  To this end, the Padres Comprometidos program builds the capacity of Latino parents to acquire the skills they need to effectively engage with schools and play a leading role in preparing their children for college.  The program addresses language and culture as assets—rather than obstacles—upon which skills, confidence, and, ultimately, empowerment, are built. Read More

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Letter to Senate Judiciary Committee

Janet Murguia, (May 8, 2013)

Publication Type: Other

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Latinos and the Federal Budget:  Don’t Undercut Our Future

NCLR, (February 15, 2013)

Issue:
Publication Type: Other

We urge Congress to stop the devastating automatic budget cuts due to hit on March 1. Any further deficit reduction should come from closing tax loopholes that benefit the top 2% and wealthy corporations, not by cutting federal programs that invest in Latino children and working families. Read More

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2013 NCLR Conference Registration Brochure

NCLR, (January 27, 2013)

Publication Type: Other

The NCLR Annual Conference is the largest and most important gathering of its kind in the Hispanic community. Join NCLR in the vibrant heart of the gulf south—New Orleans, Louisiana—for four days of riveting conversation, exciting entertainment, and unparalleled exchanges focused on the growth, success, and needs of the U.S. Latino community. Read More

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Now Hiring? Orlando Roundtable Proceedings

Alicia Criado, (January 3, 2013)

Publication Type: Other

The roundtable convened by NCLR in Orlando on September 25, 2012 was a first attempt to engage leaders from a cross-section of the local government, business, and nonprofit sectors in an honest conversation about how to ensure that job creation policies maximize opportunities for Latino workers. Florida was strategically selected given the state’s mix of established and newly arriving Latino populations, as well as NCLR’s institutional presence in the state. Read More

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