Originally published on Tue March 5, 2013 10:08 am
Poor adults who live in states that don't go along with the federal health overhaul's expansion of Medicaid face a double whammy.
Originally published on Tue February 26, 2013 5:05 pm
Many programs affecting low-income Americans — like food stamps, Medicaid and Temporary Assistance for Needy Families — are exempt from across-the-board spending cuts set to go into effect March 1.
But many other programs are not, and that has service providers scrambling to figure out how the budget stalemate in Washington might affect those who rely on government aid.
Originally published on Wed February 27, 2013 4:25 am
Why do some children who grow up in poverty do well, while others struggle?
To understand more about this, a group of psychologists recently did a study.