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Restoring Equity in the Health Care System: Addressing Barriers that Latino Families Face
In my testimony today, I will provide background on the Latino community and health disparities to explain why it is important to focus on Latinos as part of the broader health care debate. I will then describe some of ...
The Ability of the Food Stamps Program to Improve Food Security and Nutritional Status for Latino Fa
The last decennial Census reported that from 1990 to 2000, the Latino community grew by almost 60%.
Children's Health Insurance Program: Funding Reauthorization
UnidosUS Testimony submitted to U.S. Senate Committee on Finance on September 15, 2017.
UnidosUS Testimony: Latinos’ Need for Paid Family and Medical Leave
This statement for the record is intended to express our support for Latinos' need for paid family leave. Moreover, it describes how lack of access to paid family leave widens the racial wealth gap, increases economic ...
Understanding the Size and Magnitude of the Current Anti-Immigrant Landscape on the Educational Outlooks of Latino Children
This statement for the record was submitted as part of the December 4, 2019 hearing by the U.S. House Committee on Education and Labor entitled, “Growing Up in Fear: How the Trump Administration's Immigration Policies are ...
Latinos: Overrepresented in Covid Cases, Underrepresented in Relief
This testimony provides background on the persistent effects of historical, systemic, and structural bias in our housing and financial services systems, and how this has contributed to a disproportionate impact on the ...