September 26th, 2011
"One in six Americans are extremely poor. … If you want to find a year when the poverty rate was significantly higher, you have to go all the way back to the early 1960s, before enactment of the Great Society.”

Read more here.

"One in six Americans are extremely poor. … If you want to find a year when the poverty rate was significantly higher, you have to go all the way back to the early 1960s, before enactment of the Great Society.”

Read more here.

(Source: thenewrepublic)

September 22nd, 2011
Is Obama Care Working?
Last week’s poverty report from the Census Bureau revealed that the  proportion of young adults with health insurance is rising. That news stood in contrast to another national trend: Among every other group of non-elderly adults, Americans are losing health care coverage.

So, what do these numbers say about the Affordable Care Act.

Is Obama Care Working?

Last week’s poverty report from the Census Bureau revealed that the proportion of young adults with health insurance is rising. That news stood in contrast to another national trend: Among every other group of non-elderly adults, Americans are losing health care coverage.

So, what do these numbers say about the Affordable Care Act.

(Source: thenewrepublic)