• May 25, 2017

    Advocates for poor: Trump budget plan will make dire situation even worse

    Life could soon become harder for tens of thousands of low-income residents in the Delaware Valley. President Donald Trump's proposed budget cal...
  • May 24, 2017

    Lawmakers recognizing need for food stamps may block Trump from cutting program by $4.6B

    While advocates for the poor are raising the alarm about President Donald Trump's proposal for major cuts to food stamps, he may have trouble get...
  • May 18, 2017 |  Life, unauthorized

    Tanesha: An unauthorized worker abused by her employer

    Tanesha, 40, from Kingston, Jamaica, tells her story of living in the U.S. illegally — part of a series from WHYY/NewsWorks called "Life, unautho...
  • May 17, 2017

    U.S. households owe record amount, topping pre-recession peak

    U.S. household debt reached a record high in the first three months of this year, topping the previous peak reached in 2008.
  • May 16, 2017

    N.J. critic of Export-Import Bank appointed to overhaul federal credit agency

    Republicans who want to disband the Export-Import Bank of the United States were heartened during the presidential campaign when candidate Donald Trum...
  • May 8, 2017

    Trump tax proposals too dramatic, several area lawmakers say

    President Donald Trump has been trying to go big on taxes. The president would like to slash the corporate tax rate from 35 percent down to 15 percent...
  • May 1, 2017

    Anti-Trump protests planned for International Workers' Day

    May 1 is International Workers' Day, when unions traditionally stage protests and celebrations. This year, it's taking on a new significanc...
  • April 26, 2017 |  NPR

    4 Questions About Trump's Tax Plan

    The White House is banging the drums that President Trump is doing something big again ahead of his 100thday in office — unveiling a tax "plan.&q...
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