Latinos and Asian-Americans believe that it is more important for undocumented immigrants to receive deportation relief than for them to receive citizenship, according to a new poll released by the Pew Hispanic Center on Thursday.
"Given their high uninsured rates and low incomes, people of color will be disproportionately impacted by [the Medicaid expansion] coverage gap, particularly poor uninsured Black adults residing in the southern region of the country where most states are not moving forward with the expansion."
A federal jury found two Connecticut police officers guilty of violating the civil rights of Latinos after investigating allegations that East Haven Police Department systematically discriminated against minorities.
Hispanic police officers in Bridgeport, Connecticut are demanding the resignation of an assistant police chief who allegedly stood by as a college professor repeatedly used racial slurs during his lectures last month.
Seven months after the Republican National Committee (RNC) released a report recommendation to reach out to the Hispanic population, the Republican National Committee has hired “Hispanic Engagement Staff” in seven states.
A group of eight House Republicans including several key leaders appeared in an ad celebrating Hispanic Heritage Month, but the ad was noticeably missing a crucial component relevant to Hispanic heritage– immigration reform.