by Lauren C. Williams Posted on April 25, 2015
Apple and several other U.S. tech companies didn't meet international law requirements to prove they didn't use unethically sourced minerals in their products.
by Alan Pyke Posted on April 24, 2015
A Maine law that purports to ban "junk food" purchases with food stamps would also deny the poor access to bulk deli meats.
by Lauren C. Williams Posted on April 24, 2015
If you block it, more will come.
by Andrew Breiner Posted on April 24, 2015
If you're a worker, tough luck finding an affordable place to live.
by Bryce Covert Posted on April 24, 2015
Salesforce CEO Marc Benioff is reviewing every employee's salary and giving women raises if they are paid less than their male coworkers.
by Jack Jenkins Posted on April 23, 2015
“In our respective religious traditions poverty and joblessness are not indicators of bad character,” the letter read.
by Casey Quinlan Posted on April 23, 2015
Common Core opponents and proponents don't neatly divide between right and left, which provides a conundrum for Hillary Clinton, who stated her support for the standards earlier this month.
by Bryce Covert Posted on April 23, 2015
In negotiations over a budget deal, Rep. Gwen Moore (D-WI) promises to protect food stamps while fighting for a paid sick days provision.
by Alan Pyke Posted on April 22, 2015
Pennsylvania will stop spending time and money on redundant and misguided asset tests for food stamps applicants, a policy which had perverse negative effects that far outweigh its few positives.
by Casey Quinlan Posted on April 22, 2015
New York’s burgeoning “opt-out movement” has turned national.