Opinion

[OP-ED]: The ‘Trumpcare’ trap

 03/16/2017 - 10:24
health plan, Paul Ryan

What we learned from the latest “score” by the Congressional Budget Office (CBO) of Obamacare and the Trump administration’s “repeal and replace” plan is what we should have known all along.

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Robert J. Samuelson
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House Speaker Paul Ryan talks about the Republican party's health plan in Washington (USA). EFE

[OP-ED]: La trampa de Trumpcare

 03/16/2017 - 10:20
salud, Paul Ryan

Lo que aprendimos del último “análisis” de la Oficina de Presupuesto del Congreso (CBO, por sus siglas en inglés) sobre Obamacare y el plan de “revocar y reemplazar” del gobierno de Trump es lo que deberíamos haber sabido siempre.

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Robert J. Samuelson
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El presidente de la Cámara de Representantes Paul Ryan habla sobre el plan de salud del partido Republicano en Washington (EE.UU.). EFE

[OP-ED]: Despite how the Census Bureau now treats it, ‘Hispanic/Latino’ is not a race

 03/16/2017 - 09:26
hispanics, race, census

The U.S. Census Bureau has been experimenting with alternate versions of the race and ethnicity section of its National Content Test Research Study. The bureau hopes that by the next census in 2020, it can more accurately tally Hispanics and other newly prominent minority groups.

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Thursday, March 16, 2017 - 9:15am
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Esther Cepeda
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Hispanics can be of any race -- in my own family we have black Hispanics, Asian Hispanics and white Hispanics.

[OP-ED]: A pesar de la forma en que la Oficina de Censos lo trata, ‘Hispano/Latino’ no es una raza

 03/16/2017 - 09:22
hispanos, raza, censo

La Oficina de Censos de Estados Unidos ha estado experimentando con varias versiones en la sección de raza y etnia de su National Contest Test Research Study. La oficina espera poder contar mejor a los hispanos y a otros grupos minoritarios prominentes para el próximo censo de 2020.

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Esther Cepeda
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Los hispanos pueden ser de cualquier raza--en mi propia familia, tenemos hispanos negros, hispanos asiáticos e hispanos blancos.

[OP-ED]: Is it asking too much to have a president who deals honestly with immigration?

 03/16/2017 - 08:23
immigration, trump, Obama

Wanted: A president who will be honest about the fact that he is deporting housekeepers, gardeners, nannies and farmworkers who, while in the country without the proper documents, are non-criminals who pose no threat to anyone.

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Thursday, March 16, 2017 - 8:00am
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President of the United States, Donald Trump, gives a speech during a rally in Nashville, Tennessee (USA). Trump warned, minutes after he learned that his new immigration veto was also blocked by Justice, which will take that legal battle to the Supreme Court and will be victorious. EFE

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