Many thousands more are living in deep poverty and paying more than they can afford for rent, leaving them extremely vulnerable to homelessness.
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"How The GOP Made Fiscal Responsibility Look Irresponsible": It's A Matter Of When, Not If, Republicans Will Cave
It’s a minor miracle: Both houses of the Republican-controlled Congress have passed a budget.
Now, that’s the easy part compared to getting appropriations bills to Obama’s desk that he will actually sign. 704 more words
Psychology, my college major, is a social science, not regulated by real math or hard science, but governed by just-conceived “statistically significant” theories. The field of study is fraught with periodic eliminations of previously-thought treatable medical diagnoses (neurosis of the 1950’s) and re-definitions of old disorders (was multiple personality-now dissociative identity disorder). 524 more words
The $85 billion in automatic cuts working their way through the federal budget spare many programs that aid the poorest and most vulnerable Americans, including the Children’s Health Insurance Program and food stamps.