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Invest in the Future: Support Latino Youth
The case for protecting investments in education, health care, and other critical areas in the federal budget.
2012 Data Latino Poverty Analysis
Data shows poverty and income among Latinos remains unchanged.
Latino Voters Want Jobs, Not Cuts
The stakes for Latino employment and the debate over the federal budget.
Latinos and the Federal Budget: Responsible Solutions That Invest in Our Future
Three budget deadlines are looming that—if dealt with in a reckless manner—could plunge our economy back into a recession.
The Common Core State Standards: A Guide for Latino Parents
The Common Core State Standards (CCSS) are a set of national academic standards that have been adopted by 45 states. Schools and districts are currently in the process of developing new curricula that are aligned to the ...
NCLR Tax Reform Principles and Priorities
Hispanics, a young, aspiring, and hardworking segment of the federal tax base, support an Internal Revenue Code that is fair and bolsters a bright future for all Americans. As Congress moves forward with reform proposals ...
Questions and Answers The Bipartisan Policy Center Assessment of the Consumer Financial Protection
The National Council of La Raza (NCLR) is pleased to have partnered with Rick Fischer of Morrison & Foerster, LLP and BPC staff to author this report listing more than 30 specific findings and recommendations for consideration ...
Monthly Latino Employment Report: The Federal Minimum Wage
The federal minimum wage, which sets the floor on wages nationwide, has lost significant \real\ value since it was first set in 1938. Despite inflation, Congress has only raised the minimum wage three times in the past ...
Monthly Latino Employment Report: Hispanic Home Care Workers
This report describes the characteristics of home care workers and overdue regulatory reforms that would improve wages and quality of care in this vital industry.
Monthly Latino Employment Report: Financial Access among Unemployed Latinos
This Monthly Latino Employment Report provides the latest Latino employment statistics from the U.S. Department of Labor plus highlights from Latino Financial Access and Inclusion in California.