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The Safety Net Got a Quick Patch. What Happens After the Coronavirus?

The Safety Net Got a Quick Patch. What Happens After the Coronavirus?

The emergency legislation enacted by Congress with support from Republicans and President Trump has intensified a long-running debate about whether the United States does enough in ordinary times to
The Safety Net Got a Quick Patch. What Happens After the Coronavirus?

The Safety Net Got a Quick Patch. What Happens After the Coronavirus?

The emergency legislation enacted by Congress with support from Republicans and President Trump has intensified a long-running debate about whether the United States does enough in ordinary times to
What New York Can Do Now

What New York Can Do Now

The nonprofits that serve vulnerable communities were already stretched thin before the coronavirus.
Amid a Pandemic, Trump Moves Forward With Safety Net Cuts

Amid a Pandemic, Trump Moves Forward With Safety Net Cuts

As the coronavirus upends the economy, the Trump administration plans to make changes to the food stamp program that could lead to nearly 700,000 people losing assistance.
Amid a Pandemic, Trump Moves Forward With Safety Net Cuts

Amid a Pandemic, Trump Moves Forward With Safety Net Cuts

As the coronavirus upends the economy, the Trump administration plans to make changes to the food stamp program that could lead to nearly 700,000 people losing assistance.
Bernie Sanders Versus the World

Bernie Sanders Versus the World

He came to Michigan to fight. Will it be enough?
The New Wealth Test for Immigrants Is Un-American

The New Wealth Test for Immigrants Is Un-American

It would have derailed the lives of many of the ancestors we celebrate.
In Case on Wealth Test for Green Cards, a Scathing Sotomayor Dissent

In Case on Wealth Test for Green Cards, a Scathing Sotomayor Dissent

The vote was 5 to 4, with the Supreme Court’s conservatives in the majority.
In Case on Wealth Test for Green Cards, a Scathing Sotomayor Dissent

In Case on Wealth Test for Green Cards, a Scathing Sotomayor Dissent

The vote was 5 to 4, with the Supreme Court’s conservatives in the majority.
Millions of Americans Have Moved Off Assistance. Does Trump Get Credit?

Millions of Americans Have Moved Off Assistance. Does Trump Get Credit?

The president has reveled in the declines in Americans receiving aid from several government programs in recent years, citing his economic policies as a catalyst.
Millions of Americans Have Moved Off Assistance. Does Trump Get Credit?

Millions of Americans Have Moved Off Assistance. Does Trump Get Credit?

The president has reveled in the declines in Americans receiving aid from several government programs in recent years, citing his economic policies as a catalyst.
Millions of Americans Have Moved Off Assistance. Does Trump Get Credit?

Millions of Americans Have Moved Off Assistance. Does Trump Get Credit?

The president has reveled in the declines in Americans receiving aid from several government programs in recent years, citing his economic policies as a catalyst.
Supreme Court Allows Trump’s Wealth Test for Green Cards

Supreme Court Allows Trump’s Wealth Test for Green Cards

The new policy revised the so-called public charge rule, making immigrants ineligible for permanent legal status if they use public benefits like Medicaid and food stamps.
Supreme Court Allows Trump’s Wealth Test for Green Cards

Supreme Court Allows Trump’s Wealth Test for Green Cards

The new policy revised the so-called public charge rule, making immigrants ineligible for permanent legal status if they use public benefits like Medicaid and food stamps.
Cities Prepare for the Worst as Trump’s Food Stamp Cuts Near

Cities Prepare for the Worst as Trump’s Food Stamp Cuts Near

Cuyahoga County, Ohio, has used a waiver for years to avoid certain work requirements for many of its food-stamp recipients. Under new rules, that is about to end.
Cities Prepare for the Worst as Trump’s Food Stamp Cuts Near

Cities Prepare for the Worst as Trump’s Food Stamp Cuts Near

Cuyahoga County, Ohio, has used a waiver for years to avoid certain work requirements for many of its food-stamp recipients. Under new rules, that is about to end.
Why Does America Hate Its Children?

Why Does America Hate Its Children?

Reasons child care should be a key election issue.
Democratic Attorneys General Sue to Block Trump Food Stamp Cuts

Democratic Attorneys General Sue to Block Trump Food Stamp Cuts

Fourteen states, New York City and the District of Columbia asked the courts to block the Trump administration from imposing tougher work requirements on food stamp recipients.