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  • U.S. says 7.3 million with Obamacare health plans have paid premiums

    WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The Obama administration on Thursday said 7.3 million people were up to date on their monthly premiums for private health plans under President Barack Obama's healthcare law as of Aug. 15.
  • House extends funding for VA programs; bill waits on Senate support

    WASHINGTON Lawmakers this week are showing they can sometimes march together, at least when it comes to helping veterans. Urged on by Rep. Jeff Denham, R-Calif., the House on Tuesday night approved a politically unassailable, 20-page package that...

    Poverty rate posts 1st drop since 2006 thanks to more full-time jobs

    Poverty rate posts 1st drop since 2006 thanks to more full-time jobs
    The nation's poverty rate dropped last year for the first time since 2006, but the typical household income barely budged in a sign of the continuing sluggish economic recovery from the Great Recession, the Census Bureau said Tuesday. The decline in the...

    Lower the debt, clear the way for the American dream

    Lower the debt, clear the way for the American dream
    There is nothing progressive about red ink. This year, progressives will run on strengthening the economic recovery, reducing inequality, improving college affordability, promoting broad-based wage growth and making sure the most vulnerable among us are...

    Guest column: Long-range US fiscal outlook is bleak

    Guest column: Long-range US fiscal outlook is bleak
    Two new reports have sounded a blaring wake-up call for American voters. On Aug. 27, the nonpartisan Congressional Budget Office released its budget projections for the next 10 years. The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services published annual...