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The recession takes a heavy toll on children -- and not just in the South   |   December 14, 2012
Before the current recession, Southern states accounted for two-thirds of those with child poverty rates over 20 percent. But today, states in the region account for less than...

 

Study: One in 10 U.S. veterans has no health insurance   |   May 31, 2012
By Peter Schurmann, New America Media One in 10 veterans under the age of 65 is currently living without health insurance and reports not using Veterans Affairs (VA) health care...