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  • Latinos in Texas: Protecting and Defending Progress in the Lone Star State 

    UnidosUS (UnidosUS, 2019-04-15)
    Hit particularly hard by the economic crisis, Hispanic Texans have seen commonsense policies put in place and their hard work begin to pay off following the Great Recession. Gains across several economic indicators point ...
  • U.S. Employers Add 196,000 Jobs in March 

    UnidosUS (UnidosUS, 2019-04-05)
    The U.S. Department of Labor reported that employers added 196,000 jobs in March. The Latino unemployment rate increased to 4.9%. The health care sector led job growth.
  • Paid Sick Days Would Benefit 5.2 Million Latino Workers 

    UnidosUS (UnidosUS, 2019-03-14)
    People across the country work hard every day to provide a good life for themselves and their families. Guaranteed paid sick leave would allow workers to recover from an illness or care for a family member, without ...
  • U.S. Employers Add 20,000 Jobs in February 

    UnidosUS (UnidosUS, 2019-03-08)
    The U.S. Department of Labor reported that employers added 20,000 jobs in February. The national unemployment rate decreased to 3.8%, and the Latino unemployment rate decreased to 4.3%. Professional and business services ...
  • Afro-Latinos in 2017: A Demographic and Socio-Economic Snapshot 

    UnidosUS (UnidosUS, 2019-02-22)
    Using data from the 2017 U.S. Census Bureau’s Current Population Survey, this fact sheet examines the demographic breakdown of Afro-Latinos and their economic well-being compared to the larger Latino population and their ...
  • Paid Family and Medical Leave Would Benefit 242,885 Latino Workers in Virginia 

    UnidosUS (UnidosUS, 2019-02-12)
    People across the country are working hard to make ends meet, yet they do not have the support they need to manage the demands of their jobs and obligations to their families. Even though the federal Family and Medical ...
  • Paid Family and Medical Leave Would Benefit Three Million Latino Workers in Texas 

    UnidosUS (UnidosUS, 2019-02-12)
    People across the country are working hard to make ends meet, yet they do not have the support they need to manage the demands of their jobs and obligations to their families. Even though the federal Family and Medical ...
  • Paid Family and Medical Leave Would Benefit 199,581 Latino Workers in Nevada 

    UnidosUS (UnidosUS, 2019-02-12)
    People across the country are working hard to make ends meet, yet they do not have the support they need to manage the demands of their jobs and obligations to their families. Even though the federal Family and Medical ...
  • Paid Family and Medical Leave Would Benefit 4.2 Million Latino Workers in California 

    UnidosUS (UnidosUS, 2019-02-12)
    People across the country are working hard to make ends meet, yet they do not have the support they need to manage the demands of their jobs and obligations to their families. Even though the federal Family and Medical ...
  • Paid Family and Medical Leave Would Benefit 580,188 Latino Workers in Arizona 

    UnidosUS (UnidosUS, 2019-02-12)
    People across the country are working hard to make ends meet, yet they do not have the support they need to manage the demands of their jobs and obligations to their families. Even though the federal Family and Medical ...
  • Paid Family and Medical Leave Would Benefit 44,485 Latino Workers in Alabama 

    UnidosUS (UnidosUS, 2019-02-12)
    People across the country are working hard to make ends meet, yet they do not have the support they need to manage the demands of their jobs and obligations to their families. Even though the federal Family and Medical ...
  • Paid Family and Medical Leave Would Benefit 27.5 Million Latino Workers 

    UnidosUS (UnidosUS, 2019-02-12)
    People across the country are working hard to make ends meet, yet they do not have the support they need to manage the demands of their jobs and obligations to their families. Even though the federal Family and Medical ...
  • Latino Jobs Report: U.S. Employers Add 304,000 Jobs in January 

    UnidosUS (UnidosUS, 2019-02-01)
    The U.S. Department of Labor reported that employers added 304,000 jobs in January. The national unemployment rate remained increased to 4.0%, and the Latino unemployment rate increased to 4.9%. Leisure and hospitality ...
  • Raise the Wage! 

    UnidosUS (UnidosUS, 2019-02-01)
    How the Raise the Wage Act and an increase in the federal minimum wage would impact Latinos.
  • Latino Jobs Report: U.S. Employers Add 312,000 Jobs in December 

    UnidosUS (UnidosUS, 2019-01-04)
    The U.S. Department of Labor reported that employers added 312,000 jobs in December. The national unemployment rate remained increased at 3.9%, and the Latino unemployment rate decreased to 4.4%. Health care employment led ...
  • Latino Banking in 2017 

    UnidosUS (UnidosUS, 2018-12-20)
    Latinos have had long standing challenges connecting to mainstream financial institutions. Since the initial FDIC survey was released in 2009, Latinos have had excessively high rates of unbanked and underbanked households. ...
  • Latino Jobs Report: November Job Creation Drops to 155,000 

    UnidosUS (UnidosUS, 2018-12-07)
    The U.S. Department of Labor reported that employers added 155,00 jobs in November. The national unemployment rate remained unchanged at 3.7%, and the Latino unemployment rate increased to 4.5%. Health care employment led ...
  • Latino Housing Quality in 2017: A Snapshot of the American Housing Survey 

    UnidosUS (UnidosUS, 2018-12-04)
    Using data from the 2017 Affordable Housing Survey, this fact sheet examines the status of affordability, size, and quality of housing and neighborhood safety for Latinos.
  • UnidosUS Workforce Development: Reentry Initiative 

    UnidosUS (UnidosUS, 2018-11-19)
    The Reentry Initiative, launched in 2017, focuses on supporting Affiliates that work with justice-involved young adults (18-24) so they can help them access education and training that leads to gainful employment and ...
  • Latino Jobs Report: U.S. Employers Add 250,000 Jobs in October 

    UnidosUS (UnidosUS, 2018-11-02)
    The U.S. Department of Labor reported that employers added 250,000 jobs in October. The national unemployment rate remained unchanged at 3.7%, and the Latino unemployment rate decreased to 4.4%. Health care employment led ...