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  • 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.
  • Educational Fairness and Latino Student Success in Arizona 

    UnidosUS (UnidosUS, 2018-11-30)
    This report provides an overview of key provisions in Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA), discusses how Arizona’s ESSA plan addresses accountability for Latino students and English Learners (ELs), and provides recommendations ...
  • 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 ...
  • Leadership Development Webinar 

    UnidosUS (UnidosUS, 2018-11-16)
    Educational leaders from the National Institute for Latino School Leaders share best practices in creating cultures and systems that promote authenticity, vulnerability, growth, and healing.
  • Educational Fairness and Latino Student Success in Florida 

    UnidosUS (UnidosUS, 2018-11-09)
    This report provides an overview of key provisions in Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA), discusses how Florida’s ESSA plan addresses accountability for Latino students and English Learners (ELs), and provides recommendations ...
  • 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 ...
  • Open Enrollment – Key Questions and Answers 

    (UnidosUS, 2018-11-02)
    As the 2019 Open Enrollment period under the Affordable Care Act (ACA) continues, many people in the community have questions about how they can enroll in health coverage that works best for them. This document addresses ...
  • Beyond Wages: Effects of the Latina Wage Gap 

    UnidosUS (UnidosUS, 2018-11-01)
    A persistent gender-based wage gap continues to harm women, their families, and the economy—and is particularly damaging for Latinas. Even as Latinas have entered the workforce in record numbers and now number more than ...
  • Affordable Housing in Nevada: More Families Pushed into Renting as Homeownership Remains Out of Reach for Latinos 

    UnidosUS (UnidosUS, 2018-10-26)
    Since the Great Recession, Hispanic Nevadans have made progress toward recovering their financial stability. However, for many, rental housing remains unaffordable and homeownership is still out of reach. The number of ...
  • Affordable Housing in Texas: As Home Prices Rise, Homeownership Becomes Less Accessible for Latinos 

    UnidosUS (UnidosUS, 2018-10-26)
    Since the Great Recession, Hispanic Texans have made progress toward recovering their financial stability. However, for many, homeownership is growing further out of reach and renting is becoming the only option. Since the ...
  • Federal Programs Lift Millions of Latinos Out of Poverty 

    UnidosUS (UnidosUS, 2018-10-17)
    For more than 50 years, anti-poverty programs have helped support working families when times are tough, or their wages are too low for them to be able to make ends meet. These programs are collectively known as the “social ...
  • Salir del Clóset: Vivir auténticamente siendo latinx y LGBTQ 

    Human Rights Campaign Foundation; UnidosUS; Hispanic Federation; League of United Latin American Citizens (LULAC) (Human Rights Campaign Foundation, 2018-10-09)
    Este recurso explora la experiencia que muchas personas LGBTQ y Latinx enfrentan al salir del closet. Con el tiempo y la educación, la singularidad de una identidad interseccional se puede enfrentar y celebrar.
  • Coming Out: Living Authentically as LGBTQ Latinx Americans 

    Human Rights Campaign Foundation; UnidosUS; Hispanic Federation; League of United Latin American Citizens (LULAC) (Human Rights Campaign Foundation, 2018-10-09)
    This resource addresses the journey LGBTQ Latinx people face in coming out and living openly. With time and education, the uniqueness of an intersectional identity can be confronted and celebrated.
  • Latino Jobs Report: September Job Creation Lowest in Months 

    UnidosUS (UnidosUS, 2018-10-05)
    The U.S. Department of Labor reported that employers added 134,000 jobs in September. The national unemployment rate decreased to 3.7%, and the Latino unemployment rate decreased to 4.5%. Professional and business ...
  • Latino Population Statistics (2016) 

    UnidosUS (UnidosUS, 2018-09-28)
    Over the past decade, Latinos have sealed their place as the country’s largest minority group. With the expanded national presence of this vibrant and youthful population, Hispanics increasingly contribute to the economic, ...
  • How Will Health Care Impact The 2018 Latino Vote? 

    UnidosUS; Hart Research Associates (UnidosUS, 2018-09-26)
    Key findings from quantitative research conducted June and July 2018
  • Latino Income and Poverty in 2017: A Snapshot of the Census Current Population Survey 

    UnidosUS (UnidosUS, 2018-09-12)
    On September 12, 2018, the U.S. Census Bureau released new data measuring poverty and income in the United States during 2017, the first year of the Trump administration. The data shows that national poverty rates decreased ...
  • Latino Jobs Report: U.S. Employers Add 201,000 Jobs in August 

    UnidosUS (UnidosUS, 2018-09-07)
    The U.S. Department of Labor reported that employers added 201,000 jobs in August. The national unemployment rate stayed at 3.9%, and the Latino unemployment rate increased to 4.7%. Professional and business service-related ...
  • Advancing Retail Initiative Best Practices 

    UnidosUS (UnidosUS, 2018-09-07)
    The UnidosUS Advancing Retail Workers Initiative supports organizations and programs that help individuals start or advance on a career path in the customer service or retail sector. Our most recent cycle of this Initiative ...