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Monthly Latino Empolyment Report: Five Latino Economic Priorities in the President’s Budget
After years of federal budget policies that have slashed critical programs in order to rapidly shrink the federal budget deficit, President Obama's budget proposal for fiscal year 2015 offers policy priorities to stimulate ...
Monthly Latino Employment Report: Latino Families Experiencing Slower Economic Recovery
Latino Families Experiencing Slower Economic Recovery Toplines from NCLR and Latino Decisions poll on Latinos and the Economy In the wake of the damaging recession, Latino workers and entrepreneurs are helping to fuel ...
Monthly Latino Employment Report: The Effects of Budget Battles on Latino Employment
A national employment data report was published on March 1, 2013, the same day that deep across-the-board cuts to federal programs, known as sequestration, were set to take effect unless Congress acted. This report contains ...
Monthly Latino Employment Report: The Impact of Budget Cuts on Workforce Training
Due to inaction in Congress, automatic cuts to federal spending, known as sequestration, took effect March 1, 2013. As we noted last month, deep cuts to select nondefense discretionary programs will have an adverse impact ...
2012 Data Latino Poverty Analysis
Data shows poverty and income among Latinos remains unchanged.
Monthly Latino Employment Report: No Bargain for Low-Wage Workers
After several years of annual declines in profits in the retail industry, both a cause and effect of the U.S. economic recession, retail companies in the United States still form a part of one of the nation's largest ...
Monthly Latino Employment Report: Latino Unemployment Drops Below 9%
November 2013 marked the first time since November 2008 when the Latino unemployment rate dropped below 9%.
Monthly Latino Employment Report: Caring for Caregivers
Due to the aging baby boomer population, America's older population is projected to experience significant growth over the next several decades. Already, families responsible for finding appropriate long-term care for ...
Monthly Latino Employment Report: Latinos in the Poultry Industry
Poultry processing is notorious for its high injury rates, which hurt workers' hands, wrists, and backs. A new proposed rule from the U.S. Department of Agriculture would increase the risks to workers in the name of food safety.
Monthly Latino Employment Report: Safer Jobs for a Better Economy
This report contains an analysis of the latest employment figures and the president's 2013 budget on the topic of worker health and safety.