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"Human dignity can not depend on a plastic card"

 08/02/2017 - 10:50
María Sotomayor, is the deputy director of the Pennsylvania Immigration and Citizenship Coalition, {PICC). Samantha Laub / AL DÍA News

María Sotomayor, is the deputy director of the Pennsylvania Immigration and Citizenship Coalition. She came to the US in 2002, when she was 10. In 2012 became recipient of DACA. Just a few weeks ago, María got her 'green card". These are her views on the DACA issue in times of Trump. 

Tuesday, August 1, 2017 - 5:00pm
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Republican health plan is a death sentence for US Latinos, Democrats say.

 06/29/2017 - 03:51
Spectators listen as US Democratic Senator from New Jersey Bob Menendez delivers remarks at a press conference in opposition to the Senate Republican health care bill on the US Capitol grounds in Washington, DC, USA, 28 June 2017. EPA/SHAWN THEW

The independent Congressional Budget Office (CBO) estimates that under the bill drafted by Republican senators, roughly 22 million Americans would lose their health insurance by 2026.  That number includes some 6 million Latinos, 1 million of them children, according to La Raza.

Thursday, June 29, 2017 - 3:45am
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Obama urges political courage to save health bill

 05/08/2017 - 05:35
Former US President Barack Obama speaks after being presented the 2017 John F. Kennedy Profile In Courage Award at the John F. Kennedy Library in Boston, Massachusetts, USA, 07 May 2017. EPA/CJ GUNTHER

The Affordable Care Act (ACA) approved by Obama in 2010, was, despite its failures, his greatest national political achievement which provided health insurance to tens of millions of people and saved as many millions of families who almost fell into bankruptcy because one of their family members were sick.

Monday, May 8, 2017 - 5:30am
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“La dignidad humana no puede depender de una tarjeta plástica”

 08/01/2017 - 17:18
María Sotomayor es directora de la Pennsylvania Immigration and Citizenship Coalition (PICC). Su historia es la de una 'dreamer' que hizo sus sueños realidad y que hoy trabaja para defender los derechos de los inmigrantes en Filadelfia. Samantha Laub / AL DÍA News.

María Sotomayor, directora del Pennsylvania Immigration and Citizenship Coalition, llegó al país en 2002 cuando tenía 10 años de edad. En 2012 se acogió a DACA y este año acaba de obtener su residencia. AL DÍA News habló con ella a propósito del incierto futuro de DACA.

Tuesday, August 1, 2017 - 5:00pm
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King v. Burwell: El futuro de millones de personas en manos de la Corte Suprema

 03/07/2015 - 17:00
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Esta semana, después de que la Corte Suprema escuchara los argumentos en el caso de King contra Burwell, los jueces de la misma tienen en sus manos el destino de millones de personas. Personas como Delma Limones, 22, una estudiante universitaria de Austin, Texas, quien, a consecuencia de la Ley de seguros de salud a bajo precio (ACA), obtuvo seguro médico por primera vez en cuatro años.

Friday, March 6, 2015 - 3:51pm
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