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Despite Job Growth, Latino Unemployment Rose In October

VOXXI | Griselda Nevarez | Posted 11.11.2013 | Latino Voices

Despite the government shutdown that lasted 16 days, the latest employment report released Friday by the Bureau of Labor Statistics shows a surprising...

Good News For The Country, Bad News For Latinos

VOXXI | Griselda Nevarez | Posted 08.05.2013 | Latino Voices

Although the Bureau of Labor Statistics’ latest employment report shows a drop in the national unemployment rate, Latinos didn’t get such good new...

What Low Unemployment Rates For Latinos Really Mean

VOXXI | Griselda Nevarez | Posted 05.05.2013 | Latino Voices

The U.S. employment report released Friday shows the Latino unemployment rate in April dropped to 9.0 percent, down from 9.2 in March. The latest u...

Labor Shortages In Construction Point Out Latino Workers

VOXXI | Susana G. Baumann | Posted 02.21.2013 | Latino Voices

Every morning, Maximo Pena stands on the curb across Saint Mary’s Church in Lakewood, New Jersey, where contractors pick up construction laborers. H...

Latinos Least Likely To Get Paid Time Off

The Huffington Post | Posted 11.21.2012 | Latino Voices

With the holidays just around the corner, most employees are thinking about taking time off work. But for many Latinos, paid leave won’t be an o...

Put U.S. Jobs Above D.C. Partisanship

Rev. Jesse Jackson | Posted 09.09.2012 | Politics
Rev. Jesse Jackson

This economy is not working for most Americans. With hard-hit families tightening their belts, employers won't hire until they see a lot more customers with cash in their pockets.