Economy

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Extra Edition: Poultry Work Turned Deadly. Green Light for a Plan to Reopen Madera Hospital. Neonatal Syphilis on the Rise. Clarifying Misconceptions About Herpes.

TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 20 PROGRAM # 10286 11:00 AM PT Extra Edition: Poultry Work Turned Deadly. Poultry processing is one of the most dangerous jobs in the country due to the risk of amputations from heavy machinery, burns from hazardous chemicals and chronic injuries from repetitive motion, according to OSHA, the federal agency that enforces workplace […]

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En La Florida, niños piden protecciones migratorias para sus papás. Foto: HNS-Nora Sandigo, Children Foundation.

(Español) Propuesta bipartidista de Crédito Tributario por Hijos se espera pase pronto al Senado

(Español) Unos 16 millones de niños en familias de bajos ingresos se beneficiarían en el primer año de la expansión bipartidista del Crédito Tributario por Hijos. Cuando la expansión esté completamente en vigor en 2025, elevaría a alrededor de medio millón o más de niños por encima del umbral de pobreza…

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Medi-Cal for All Low-Income Residents.

MONDAY, FEBRUARY 19 PROGRAM # 10285 12:00 PM PT Medi-Cal for All Low-Income Residents. On January 1, California enacted a new law that expands health care coverage for all low-income immigrants. Under the new law, all undocumented immigrants may qualify for full scope Medi-Cal, California’s version of the federal Medicaid program. Before, they could only […]

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Thursday_673x324 11am

Extra Edition: Tax Season. Medicare begins drug price negotiations. Nevada Caucuses.

THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 8 PROGRAM # 10275 11:00 AM PT Extra Edition: Tax Season. Just three years ago, California and Colorado became the first states to allow applicants for an Individual Taxpayer Identification Number (ITIN) to claim their state’s Earned Income Tax Credit, a crucial benefit for Latino families with mixed immigration status. This has been […]

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Denver: Mixed-Race People Destination. Also, Houses for Teachers.

WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 31 PROGRAM # 10267 12:00 PM PT Denver: Mixed-Race People Destination. Denver is becoming more and more a mixed-race city, just like Los Angeles and more than New York and San Francisco. Multiracial people are choosing to live in the city in bigger numbers. What’s driving this change? How is this demographic change […]

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Tuesday_673x324 11am

Extra Edition: Tax Return Filing. (Program Repeat). Also, Child Tax Credit Expansion.

TUESDAY, JANUARY 30 PROGRAM # 10265 11:00 AM PT Extra Edition: Tax Return Filing. (Program Repeat). Tax season opened this week, as the IRS began accepting paper and electronic tax returns. An expert shares Spanish-language tax preparation tools and shares tax tips to file on time and get a tax refund on the fast track. […]

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Thursday_673x324 11am

Extra Edition: Green School Buses, Trees to Cool Barrios Down. (Program Repeat). Unclaimed Owed Wages. Food For All.

TUESDAY, JANUARY 23 PROGRAM # 10258 11:00 AM PT Extra Edition: Green School Buses, Trees to Cool Barrios Down. (Program Repeat). The EPA is investing nearly one billion dollars to supply electric school buses to help improve air quality for children and advance environmental justice. In related news, Los Angeles County is working on a […]

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Thursday_673x324 11am

Extra Edition: Green School Buses, Trees to Cool Barrios Down. Unclaimed Owed Wages. Food For All.

THURSDAY, JANUARY 18 PROGRAM # 10254 11:00 AM PT Extra Edition: Green School Buses, Trees to Cool Barrios Down. The EPA is investing nearly one billion dollars to supply electric school buses to help improve air quality for children and advance environmental justice. In related news, Los Angeles County is working on a plan to […]

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Thursday_673x324 11am

Extra Edition: First Farmworkers Union Vote After New Law. (Program Repeat). Children of Color Hit by Poverty. California Public Schools Worry About Budget Cuts.

TUESDAY, JANUARY 16 PROGRAM # 10251 11:00 AM PT Extra Edition: First Farmworkers Union Vote After New Law. (Program Repeat). Tomato pickers at a Stanislaus County farm and packing company won a union election, the first under a new California law making it easier for farm workers to organize and hold union elections. The leader […]

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Thursday_673x324 11am

Extra Edition: First Farmworkers Union Vote After New Law. Also, Children of Color Hit by Poverty. And California Public Schools Worry About Budget Cuts.

THURSDAY, JANUARY 11 PROGRAM # 10247 11:00 AM PT Extra Edition: First Farmworkers Union Vote After New Law. Tomato pickers at a Stanislaus County farm and packing company won a union election, the first under a new California law making it easier for farm workers to organize and hold union elections. The leader of a […]

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