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Archive: July 17, 2009

Concord, NH - Foreclosures and job losses are not the only issues New Hampshire families are grappling with. According to a new report released by Families USA, over 100 Granite Staters are losing their health insurance each week, and if the trend continues, more than 21,000 people in New Hampshire ...Read More

Albany, NY - The Obama administration has reversed a Bush-era position on battered women seeking asylum in the U.S., opening the way for sexual and domestic abuse victims worldwide to seek shelter here. Filings in a recent court case show the Obama administration will offer less resistance on the pa ...Read More

Harrisburg, PA - Educators say kindergarten and pre-school programs in some Pennsylvania school districts could fall victim to the budget axe if the state legislature follows through on funding restrictions being considered in the overdue state budget. Jim Testerman, president of the Pennsylvania ...Read More

Sioux Falls, SD – Rising unemployment coupled with a loss of benefits is costing 2.3 million Americans their health coverage each year. Those statistics just released by Families USA include 4,280 South Dakotans who are losing their health benefits yearly. The sobering numbers have prompted th ...Read More

As Congress works on health care reform bills in Washington, a new report highlights the growing need here in Florida. More than 3,500 people a week are expected to lose their health coverage in the next two years in the Sunshine State, according to a Families USA study. That would mean over half a ...Read More

Portland, OR - The Western Oregon Plan Revisions (WOPR) have become the latest Bush administration edict to be set aside by the new administration. The forest management plan for more than 2.5 million acres was called "indefensible" and the science behind it "tainted and distorted by political press ...Read More

St. Paul, MN – Momentum has begun to build in Congress on health care reform. Key committees are considering various proposals, and now the House has offered a specific bill, which supporters hope will jump start the initiative. The House bill is drawing support from Minnesota’s labor co ...Read More

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