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Elton John: 'AIDS Epidemic Not Over'
Wed May 06, 2015
British pop star Elton John, a leading voice in the fight against AIDS, applauded U.S. ef...
The origins of the anti-vaccine movement
Thu Feb 12, 2015
Cow pus. It all started with cow pus, nearly 220 years ago.
Retirees on Social Security get a raise in 2015
Tue Nov 18, 2014
USA Today's John Waggoner explains how a Social Security raise will impact retirees in 20...
A Veterans Day message from Sec. Bob McDonald
Mon Nov 10, 2014
In his first Veterans Day message to America’s Veterans, VA employees, Veterans service o...
2015 Social Security Increases Announced
Wed Oct 22, 2014
The Social Security Administration has announced the 2015 cost-of-living adjustment for b...
Donnelly Questions USMC Commandant Nominee on M...
Thu Jul 17, 2014
In a hearing of the Senate Armed Services Committee today, Senator Joe Donnelly questione...
Who's really benefiting from the GI Bill?
Mon Jul 07, 2014
Veterans can receive the full cost of a college education under the GI Bill, but recently...
GI Bill Funds Flow To For-Profit Colleges That...
Mon Jun 30, 2014
Over the past five years, more than $600 million in college assistance for Iraq and Afgha...
Veterans Access to Care Act
Tue Jun 10, 2014
U.S. Congressman John Barrow (GA-12) spoke on the floor of the House of Representatives i...
Post grad survival 101: Tackling loan debt
Sat May 24, 2014
'Tis the season for college graduates to turn the tassel. Although it can be an exciting...
Student Loan Debt Reaches New High
Fri May 23, 2014
Student Loan Debt now reaches 1.2 Trillion dollars as students continue to default and tu...
Protecting Social Security, Medicaid and Medica...
Tue Apr 08, 2014
Louise speaks of Paul Ryan's 'hammock' remark and his misguided desire to slash social sa...
Portland facing Section 8 housing shortage
Mon Mar 31, 2014
Low income residents in Portland are experiencing difficulties getting vouches for Sectio...
City revamps homeless to housing program
Thu Mar 27, 2014
"Ready to Rent" takes 30 homeless families, puts them each in rented housing, and pays fo...
Hundreds line up for Section 8 vouchers
Mon Mar 24, 2014
Hundreds of people rushed to Wyoming on Monday to get on the waiting list for Section 8 h...
Rep. Suzanne Bonamici on Extending Emergency Un...
Thu Mar 13, 2014
Rep. Suzanne Bonamici on Extending Emergency Unemployment Compensation
Old and Poor: America's Forgotten (Full Version)
Tue Mar 04, 2014
While the Census Bureau's official poverty measure shows 9 percent of seniors nationally...
Republicans Deny Benefits For Veterans
Fri Feb 28, 2014
MSNBC's All In w/Chris Hayes on Republicans denying benefits for veterans, with an interv...
Floor Speech on Student Loan Debt
Wed Feb 12, 2014
Senator Elizabeth Warren spoke on the Senate floor on February 12, 2014 about the student...
Reed Urges Action on Unemployment Insurance Ren...
Wed Feb 12, 2014
In a statement on the Senate floor, Senator Reed again calls on Congress to renew unemplo...
On Senate Floor Senator Shaheen Calls for Exten...
Thu Feb 06, 2014
U.S. Senator Jeanne Shaheen (D-NH) called on her colleagues to support an extension of un...