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  • The Latino Electorate: Latino Voters Want Action on Immigration 

    NCLR (2014-11-04)
    Latino voters are a growing political force in the electoral landscape and immigration is a galvanizing issue for them. As with most Americans, the economy and education continually top the list of issue priorities for ...
  • The Meaning of Medicaid: A State-by-State Breakdown 

    NCLR (2011-07-17)
    Medicaid and its sister program, the Children's Health Insurance Program (CHIP), buffer millions of Latinos and other vulnerable Americans from uninsurance.  Private health coverage, obtained through the workplace or ...
  • The Meaning of Medicaid: An Updated 2010 State-by-State Breakdown 

    Ryan, Kara D. (2012-01-26)
    Medicaid and its sister program, the Children's Health Insurance Program (CHIP), buffer millions of Latinos and other vulnerable Americans from uninsurance.  Private health coverage, obtained through the workplace or ...
  • The National School Lunch Program 

    Jennifer Ng'andu and Emilia M. Leal Gianfortoni (2006-11-15)
    One key way food insecurity has been reduced for many low-income school children is through the National School Lunch Program (NSLP).  The NSLP is a federally assisted meal program created to provide nutritional lunches ...
  • The REAL ID Act and the Latino Community 

    Michele Waslin (2005-02-10)
    Summary of provisions of the REAL ID Act that became law in May 2005.
  • The Role of Employer-Sponsored Health Coverage for Immigrants: A Primer 

    Joan Alker and Jennifer Ng'andu (2006-06-15)
    Even though immigrant families are just as likely as native citizen families to have a full-time worker, they are far less likely to have access to employer-sponsored health coverage.  Further, access to employer-sponsored ...
  • The State of Latino Children and Youth in the United States 

    NCLR (2009-10-21)
    Since 1990, the number of Latino children under age 18 living in the United States has doubled, making them one of the fastest-growing segments of the national population.  This fact sheet provides a wealth of information ...
  • The Status of Latinos in the Labor Force 

    NCLR (2008-02-15)
    This fact sheet presents some essential data on the Latino labor force.
  • The Third National Even Start Evaluation: Data that Distort Reality 

    NCLR (2007-09-12)
    This document responds, critiques, and evaluates the 2003 Third National Even Start Evaluation, conducted by Abt Associates.  The report was commissioned on behalf of the U.S. Department of Education and determined that ...
  • The Truth About Health Care Use Among Immigrants 

    Ng'andu, Jennifer (2007-10-01)
    The data in this document represent a range of the available studies on immigrants; however, most data about immigrants' interaction with all levels of the health care system continue to be limited.  It is also difficult ...
  • The “American Jobs Act of 2011” 

    NCLR (2011-09-21)
    This document highlights encouraging programs in the President's American Jobs Act (S.1549)—a first step toward a long-term vision for a better economy.  This pending legislation holds promise for Latino workers and families.
  • Title I Migrant Education Program 

    National Coalition on Migrant Education (NCLR, 1982-01)
    Fact sheet providing background information about the Title I Migrant Education Program.
  • Toa Alta Snapshot, 1990/2000 

    NCLR (2009-03-24)
    Characteristics of children and youth in Puerto Rico, by municipio.
  • Toa Alta Snapshot, 2004/2005 

    NCLR (2008-12-15)
    Characteristics of children and youth in Puerto Rico, by municipio.
  • Toa Alta Snapshot, 2005/2006 

    NCLR (2008-12-15)
    Characteristics of children and youth in Puerto Rico, by municipio.
  • Toa Baja Snapshot, 1990/2000 

    NCLR (2009-03-24)
    Characteristics of children and youth in Puerto Rico, by municipio.
  • Toa Baja Snapshot, 2004/2005 

    NCLR (2008-12-15)
    Characteristics of children and youth in Puerto Rico, by municipio.
  • Toa Baja Snapshot, 2005/2006 

    NCLR (2008-12-15)
    Characteristics of children and youth in Puerto Rico, by municipio.
  • Toward a More Vibrant and Youthful Nation: Latino Children in the 2010 Census 

    NCLR (2011-09-26)
    Two of the biggest stories to emerge from the 2010 Census have been the growing diversity of America's youth population and the critical role that today's minority children will play in our nation's future.  Over the past ...
  • Treatment for Nonviolent Drug Offenders Makes Sense for Latinos, and All Texans 

    NCLR; Arboleda, Angela M. (NCLR, 2003-07-07)
    This fact sheet explains how incarceration of most nonviolent drug offenders doesn't make sense, alternatives to incarceration are needed, and treatment and rehabilitation are cost-effective alternatives to incarceration ...