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Latino Jobs Report: U.S. Employers Add 151,000 Jobs in January
The U.S. Department of Labor reported today that U.S. employers added 151,000 jobs in January 2016, a decline from the strong job growth in the previous month of 292,000 jobs. The national unemployment rate witnessed a ...
Latino Jobs Report: 2015 Ends With Strong Job Growth
The U.S. Department of Labor reported that U.S. employers added 292,000 jobs in December 2015. This represents one of the strongest months of job growth in 2015 and a strong end-of-year surge in new employment. Still, in ...
Construction Leads Job Growth in November
The U.S. Department of Labor reported today that U.S employers added 211,000 jobs in November 2015, signaling continued growth. The unemployment rate remained unchanged at 5% in November. The Latino unemployment rate was ...
Latino Jobs Report: Latinos Continue to See Improvement
The U.S. Department of Labor reported today that U.S. employers added 242,000 jobs in February 2016, an increase from the moderate job growth in the previous month of 151,000 jobs. The national unemployment rate remained ...
The Effect of School and Peer Group Size on Chicanos Risk of Dropping Out of High School
Findings indicate that the failure to complete high school is related to several aspects of labor force involvement, including unemployment as well as earning power and type of occupations for all racial/ethnic groups. The ...
Latino Jobs Report: Latinos See a Decline in Unemployment
The U.S. Department of Labor reported today that U.S. employers added 161,000 jobs in October 2016. The national unemployment rate decreased to 4.9%, and the Latino unemployment rate decreased from 6.4% in September to ...
NCLR Issue Analysis of Spending Limitations
The problem of controlling spending arises when politicians have to consider the pressures placed on their chances for re-election when they are forced to prioritize which programs will expand or receive cuts or even be ended.
NCLR Issue Analysis on Sunset Legislation
"Sunset" is a concept which was originally instituted in several states as a means of increasing legislative control over state programs.
The Hispanic Population
Projections indicate that by the year 2020, more than one in every five children in the U.S. will be of Hispanic origin.
Latino Jobs Report: Number of Employed Latinos Increased
The U.S. Department of Labor reported today that U.S. employers added 178,000 jobs in November 2016. The national unemployment rate decreased to 4.6%, and the Latino unemployment rate remained at 5.7% in November. Professional ...