The first full week of state legislative sessions sees a flurry of plans to expand health care while lowering costs.
In a revealing new interview, the Vermont senator says we are ignoring runaway income inequality at our grave peril.
Sweeping new legislation would allow outgoing Gov. Scott Walker to transfer crucial executive powers to a Republican legislature.
Both programs are incredibly popular, and both are set to run out of money in the coming decades. They don't have to.
If Republicans succeed in dismantling Social Security, Medicare and Medicaid, we can kiss what's left of our democracy goodbye.
Announced this week, the move is expected to benefit more than 350,000 full-time, part-time and seasonal workers.
Immigrants who receive Medicaid benefits, food stamps, housing vouchers and other forms of public assistance are at risk under a newly published proposal.
Very few businesses have raised wages thanks to corporate tax cuts, but executives and lawmakers are buying new yachts.
In these darkest of days, here’s what gives me hope.