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Immigration Health Care

What Immigrant Moms Want for Mother's Day

Reshma Shamasunder | Posted 07.10.2013 | Los Angeles
Reshma Shamasunder

Moms shouldn't have to worry that they have to choose between paying the rent and keeping their families healthy, between food and a trip to the doctor. But these are just the types of impossible situations many immigrant mothers find themselves in every day.

The Affordable Care Act and Immigrants: Why Access Isn't Enough

Rachel Smidt | Posted 04.05.2013 | College
Rachel Smidt

The Affordable Care Act offers a path to hope. But hope is no substitute for what immigrants and others actually need as health care reform inches towards reality: tangible help with navigation.

The Physician Shortage: A Place for Immigration Reform

David J. Skorton | Posted 04.22.2013 | Politics
David J. Skorton

The U.S. already faces a shortage of physicians in rural and inner city areas. Through enlightened immigration policies, we can address our physician shortage and be a beacon for the rest of the world.

Incendiary GOP State Representative Arrested

The Huffington Post | Luke Johnson | Posted 12.12.2011 | Politics

Tennessee Republican state Rep. Curry Todd, who once compared undocumented immigrants to "rats" was arrested in Nashville, Tenn., Tuesday night and ch...

Sam Stein

Nation's Largest Hispanic Advocacy Group Opposes Reform As Is | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

The nation's largest Hispanic civil rights and advocacy organization has announced it will oppose the health care bill being considered by Congress un...

Texas Hospital May Stop Giving Cancer Treatment To Illegals

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

The University of Texas Medical Branch may stop offering cancer care to indigent and undocumented immigrants in order to cut costs. The UTMB set asi...