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NCLR Comments on Proposed Rule to Limit Occupational Exposure to Respirable Crystalline Silica
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 ...
On Shaky Ground: Poll of Latino Views on the Economy - Full Poll Results
Weighted poll results from the July 2014 national poll of Latino registered voters.
Latinos and Social Security: How to Maximize Your Benefits
This brochure explains how delaying claiming Social Security benefits can increase monthly benefits for life.
Fair Minimum Wage Act of 2013
NCLR letter of support for the \Fair Minimum Wage Act of 2013\ (S. 460/H.R. 1010)
Latinos Overrepresented in High-Unemployment Occupations
Latino Employment Status, December 2009
Letter to Congress from civil rights and labor leaders
The recommendations in the joint letter include: Fast-tracking the creation of jobs in the public sector that serve community-level needs. With a focus on distressed neighborhoods, unemployed and underemployed ...
Prospects for Employment Growth
In response to a brewing crisis of confidence and to the painful economic realities Latino families are facing, NCLR, along with other civil rights and advocacy organizations, has worked to raise awareness of these trends ...
The State of the Latino Workforce: March, 2010
As of February 2010, the Latino unemployment rate stood at 12.4%, nearly three percentage points higher than the total unemployment rate. Download this PowerPoint presentation to learn one reason why.
Latino Child Poverty Overview
Latinos compose a growing share of all poor children in the U.S. In 2008, there were 13.5 million poor children in the U.S. and 4.8 million (36.2%) were Hispanic. The projection is that this share will continue to grow. ...
Recommendations to Include Latinos in Climate Change Legislation
Latino workers, taxpayers, and families all have a stake in federal climate change legislation. Policymakers should take into account Latino priorities as they debate energy policies that will impact the entire nation's future.