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  • UnidosUS/Univision National Poll of Latino Voters 

    UnidosUS; Univision News; SOMOS (UnidosUS, 2020-10-30)
    Findings of an October 2020 poll of Latino voters, a survey that interviewed a representative sample of all Latino registered voters nationwide. The National Latino Voter Poll was commissioned through a partnership between ...
  • Affordable Care Act Threatened: What’s at Stake for Latinos 

    UnidosUS (UnidosUS, 2020-10-30)
    The Affordable Care Act remains a critical pathway to coverage for Latinos and remains in effect until a ruling is delivered. This fact sheet identifies the harms the Latino community would face if the ACA is struck down.
  • Latino Voters and the 2020 Election Part 3: The Path to the Voting Booth 

    UnidosUS (UnidosUS, 2020-10-29)
    This brief, the third of a three-part series, looks at trends in Latino voters’ use of alternative voting methods, attitudes toward vote-by-mail (VBM) in light of the pandemic and attempts to seed distrust in that method, ...
  • COVID-19 and its Impact on Latino Children’s Health and Learning 

    UnidosUS (UnidosUS, 2020-10-28)
    The COVID-19 pandemic has had a profound effect on Latino children’s health and learning. This fact sheet examines the specific impact on Latino children’s well-being and ability to learn and provides steps to keep children ...
  • Letter to Florida Governor DeSantis on Reemployment Assistance 

    UnidosUS (UnidosUS, 2020-10-28)
    UnidosUS and Latino-serving organizations across the state of Florida call on state leadership to take swift action to improve Florida’s Reemployment Assistance system. A recent poll by UnidosUS on Latino unemployment, ...
  • Preparing Latinx Workers for Success 

    UnidosUS (UnidosUS, 2020-10-23)
    In June 2020, UnidosUS, in partnership with nine Affiliates and grantees, launched a research project that aimed to understand the hiring needs of local and national employers and how UnidosUS and its Affiliates could best ...
  • Health Issues and Priorities: Latino Voters in the 2020 Electorate 

    UnidosUS; Latino Decisions (UnidosUS, 2020-10-14)
    Findings of a nationwide health poll of Latino voters. The poll was conducted on behalf of UnidosUS by Latino Decisions from October 3-10 with 1,304 Latino registered voters.
  • Latino Jobs Report: Latino Unemployment Rate Remains High at 10.3% 

    UnidosUS (UnidosUS, 2020-10-02)
    The September Latino jobs report highlights the devastating impact of coronavirus related job and income loss on Latinos who rent their homes. Latinos are disproportionately represented in low-wage sectors, where employees ...
  • Struggling to Stay Home: Latino Renters in the COVID-19 Pandemic 

    UnidosUS (UnidosUS, 2020-09-30)
    In this issue brief, UnidosUS examines the lasting effects of systemic housing discrimination on communities of color, including disparities in rent burdens and housing affordability. This brief also illustrates a vivid ...
  • Latino Voters and the 2020 Election: Part 2: Issues, Parties, and Candidates 

    UnidosUS (UnidosUS, 2020-09-28)
    The Latino community is suffering a disproportionate impact from COVID-19, and response to the pandemic has become the top issue for Hispanic voters. This brief, the second of a three-part series, takes a closer look at ...
  • National Higher Education 

    UnidosUS (UnidosUS, 2020-09-25)
    Though Latinos are enrolling in postsecondary programs in record numbers, they still complete college at rates lower than their White counterparts. Not only are Latinos facing a widening college completion gap, but also a ...
  • Latino Child Uninsured Rates by Congressional District, 2018 

    UnidosUS; Georgetown University of Health Policy Institute (UnidosUS, 2020-09-22)
    Counties and Congressional districts with large Latino child populations are more likely to have large numbers of uninsured Latino children, but state and local policies have an impact on the coverage rates.
  • Student Loan Debt in California: Survey of Current and Former Student Borrowers 

    UnidosUS; Latino Decisions (UnidosUS, 2020-09-21)
    The CA student debt poll conducted by Latino Decisions, paints a bleak picture for former and current Latino college borrowers reeling from the financial shocks of COVID-19. The effects of the fast-moving crisis have been ...
  • 2020 UnidosUS Capital Awards President’s Message 

    UnidosUS (UnidosUS, 2020-09-15)
    Remarks of UnidosUS President and CEO Janet Murguía presented at the 2020 UnidosUS Capital Awards on September 15.
  • Oppose so-called “skinny” proposals and pass the “HEROES Act” 

    UnidosUS (UnidosUS, 2020-09-08)
    Letter to House and Senate leadership in opposition to "skinny" proposals and pass the "HEROES Act".
  • Latino Jobs Report: Latino Unemployment Rate Remains High at 10.5% 

    UnidosUS (UnidosUS, 2020-09-04)
    The August Latino jobs report features stories from Latina women who have lost their jobs and access Unemployment Insurance benefits as a way of making ends meet. As highlighted in the UnidosUS July jobs report, polling ...
  • UnidosUS ¡Adelante! 2020 Campaign Digital Tool Kit 

    UnidosUS (UnidosUS, 2020-09-02)
    The UnidosUS ¡Adelante! 2020 Campaign is the latest effort in our civic engagement work, one of the largest Latino-led efforts in the country. In the past decade, we have played a crucial role in increasing Hispanics’ ...
  • Following Their Dreams in an Inequitable System: Latino Students Share Their College Experience 

    UnidosUS (UnidosUS, 2020-08-31)
    In this report, we spotlight a traditional path to overcoming inequality and move up the economic ladder in our country: higher education. UnidosUS hopes to draw attention to the experience of Latino students in college ...
  • How SNAP Benefits Our Families and the Economy 

    UnidosUS (UnidosUS, 2020-08-14)
    The Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) plays a vital role in helping nearly 40 million Americans, including 6.5 million Latinos, put food on the table every day. The following infographic illustrates how SNAP ...
  • Latino Jobs Report: Latino Unemployment Rate Remains High at 12.9% 

    UnidosUS (UnidosUS, 2020-08-07)
    The July Latino jobs report outlines Latino households experiences with income loss and unemployment insurance programs in the wake of COVID-19. Utilizing data from UnidosUS and Latino Decisions poll on workers in Arizona, ...