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.
Poll: 61 Percent Of African-Americans Say US Race Relations Getting WorseA 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.
Poll: Obama's Approval Ratings Among Hispanics Declines 23 PercentApproval ratings for President Barack Obama among Hispanics have declined by 23 percentage points inside of one year's time.
Poll: 'Just Kidding' Doesn't Absolve Racist, Sexist Online CommentsIn 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.
Poll: Voter Registration Lags Behind For Traditionally Democratic DemographicsA recent Gallup Poll indicates that voter registration among Asians and Hispanics is lagging behind registration by blacks and whites in America.
Hollywood Writers, Producers Targeted To Plug Obamacare Into Plot LinesThe 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.
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.
AP: Obama 'Owes' Hispanic Voters Following Re-Election CampaignThis 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.
Gallup: Obama Approval Rating Among Hispanics At 70 Percent, Expected To RisePresident Obama’s approval rating among Hispanics stands at 70 percent – up 12 points since August.
Study: African-American Voter Turnout Rate Surpassing WhitesAfrican-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.
Census: U.S. Poverty Rate Spikes, Nearly 50 Million Americans AffectedAs President Barack Obama is set to begin his second term, new statistics on America’s poverty rate indicate that nearly 50 million Americans, more than 16 percent of the population, are struggling to survive.