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This Dec. 2, 2013 photo shows a woman reading the HealthCare.gov insurance marketplace internet site in Washington, D.C. (credit: KAREN BLEIER/AFP/Getty Images)

Health Policy Expert: Obamacare Enrollment Rate For Hispanics ‘Seems To Be Very Low’

The nation’s largest minority group risks being left behind by President Barack Obama’s health care overhaul.

03/25/2014

American opinions and perceptions of race relations, opportunities and discrimination are distinctly divided by racial lines, a recent study finds. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Poll: 61 Percent Of African-Americans Say US Race Relations Getting Worse

A new survey from the Emerson College Polling Society finds that 61 percent of African-Americans believe race relations are getting worse in the United States. As a whole, 44 percent of poll respondents said race relations are not getting better, with 41 percent of Caucasians and 42 percent of Hispanics holding the same view.

02/04/2014

File photo of a sign directing voters in different languages. (Photo by David McNew/Getty Images)

Poll: Obama’s Approval Ratings Among Hispanics Declines 23 Percent

Approval ratings for President Barack Obama among Hispanics have declined by 23 percentage points inside of one year’s time.

12/06/2013

File photo of a person using a computer. (Photo by FREDERIC J. BROWN/AFP/Getty Images)

Poll: ‘Just Kidding’ Doesn’t Absolve Racist, Sexist Online Comments

In a shift in attitude, most young people now say it’s wrong to use racist or sexist slurs online, even if you’re just kidding. But when they see them, they don’t take much personal offense.

11/20/2013

File photo of people in voting booths. (credit: FRANK PERRY/AFP/Getty Images)

Poll: Voter Registration Lags Behind For Traditionally Democratic Demographics

A recent Gallup Poll indicates that voter registration among Asians and Hispanics is lagging behind registration by blacks and whites in America.

11/07/2013

The California Endowment, a private foundation that is spending millions to promote President Barack Obama's signature law, recently provided a $500,000 grant to ensure TV writers and producers have information about the Affordable Care Act that can be stitched into plot lines watched by millions. (Photo by Brendan Hoffman/Getty Images)

Hollywood Writers, Producers Targeted To Plug Obamacare Into Plot Lines

The California Endowment, a private foundation that is spending millions to promote President Barack Obama’s signature law, recently provided a $500,000 grant to ensure TV writers and producers have information about the Affordable Care Act that can be stitched into plot lines watched by millions.

11/04/2013

File photo of babies (Photo credit: WALTRAUD GRUBITZSCH/AFP/Getty Images)

Nearly All US States See Hefty Drop In Teen Births

The nation’s record-low teen birth rate stems from robust declines in nearly every state, but most dramatically in several Mountain States and among Hispanics, according to a new government report.

05/23/2013

President Barack Obama arrives at the White House in Washington on May 5, 2013 upon his return from Columbus, Ohio. (credit: NICHOLAS KAMM/AFP/Getty Images)

AP: Obama ‘Owes’ Hispanic Voters Following Re-Election Campaign

This may be the year Congress decides what to do about the millions of immigrants living illegally in the U.S. After years of gridlock, there are ideas whizzing all around Washington.

05/06/2013

Hispanic approval rating for President Obama hit 70 percent in January as new immigration legislation continues debate in Congress. (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Gallup: Obama Approval Rating Among Hispanics At 70 Percent, Expected To Rise

President Obama’s approval rating among Hispanics stands at 70 percent – up 12 points since August.

02/06/2013

African-American voters set record numbers in voter turnout in the November 2012 election. (Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images)

Study: African-American Voter Turnout Rate Surpassing Whites

African-American voters had a higher turnout rate than all other minority groups in 2012, and may have voted at a higher rate than whites for the first time in U.S. history.

12/28/2012

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