The Affordable Care Act (ACA), also known as Obamacare, allows states to expand Medicaid to cover individuals making up to 133 percent of the federal poverty level.
More than 6,000 students in East St.
The Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP), commonly known as the Food Stamp system, has become one of the fastest-growing welfare programs.
In several states that have chosen not to expand their Medicaid programs under the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (ACA, also known as Obamacare), lawmakers are offering proposals to exp
The U.S. national debt has reached a staggering $18.5 trillion.
New Jersey’s roads and bridges are in dire need of repair, and the funds to cover maintenance are beginning to run dry.
Electronic cigarettes have quickly become one of the most popular tobacco replacement products, with the total market expected to hit $1.7 billion in 2015.
As states continue to face budget problems, some have considered so-called “sin” taxes to bring in more revenues.
The New York state Common Core Task Force, commissioned in September of 2015 by Gov.