On March 8, 2017, Samantha Artiga, director of the Disparities Policy Project at the Kaiser Family Foundation, testified before the U.S. House Subcommittee on Labor, Health and Human Services, Education, and Related Agencies as part of its hearing entitled Public Witnesses Day.
The U.S. has a unique responsibility to provide certain rights, protections and services, including health care, to this population of 5 million people.
An infographic, also available in Spanish, about the 53 million people living in the U.S. who are Hispanic, making up 20 percent of the population.
of workers with spousal health benefits have access to coverage for same-sex spouses
Findings show that noncitizens continue to face barriers to accessing health coverage and care.
This brief provides an overview of the broad factors that influence health and describes emerging efforts to address them, including initiatives within Medicaid.