Earlier this month, Brookings published a report estimating the overlap between households claiming the Earned Income Tax Credit (one of this nation’s largest ant
On Friday, we wrote about the Affordable Care Act, tax time, and the advent of the individual mandate—a requirement that all individuals who can afford health-care insurance purchase
On Monday, the Affordable Care Act (ACA) had a birthday. It has been five years since the passage of the health-care law. Supporters of the law have a reason to celebrate. According to Gallup, the uninsured rate among U.S. adults has dropped 4.2 percentage points since the start of last year.
NC VetsCorps is a statewide AmeriCorps program offering resources and services to veterans, active duty service members, and military families.
Maria Konnikova, writing for the New York Times series, “The Great Divide,” quotes Harvard economist
At 11:59:59 pm on Monday March 31, 2014, the Open Enrollment Period for purchasing private health insurance plans through the federal Marketplace closed…or did it?
Recently published data shows that North Carolina ranks fifth among all states in terms of enrollments through both state-based and the federally-facilitated Health Insurance Marketplac
The federal Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC) is keeping people out of poverty. In the South from 2009 to 2011, 2.2 million people – 52 percent of them children – received enough support from the EITC to remain above the poverty line. It’s helping keep rural people out of poverty, too.
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