Despite the importance of SNAP for keeping 47 million Americans out of poverty - especially children, the disabled, and the elderly - Republicans in the House of Representatives are pushing for more cuts.
North Carolina is the first state to suspend its welfare program. No state has received federal funding under TANF since October 1.
Arizona joined Kansas last week to create separate voter registration systems for state and local elections. The creation of two separate voter registration systems could translate into thousands of disenfranchised voters.
Wendy Davis announced yesterday that she will run for Texas governor in the November 2014 elections.
Don't miss out on this amazing opportunity to grab a seat at the table with our nation's political and feminist thinkers and activists and get to work.
We stand with Marissa Alexander and support a broad repeal of Stand Your Ground laws in this country.
In states across the country, legislatures are restricting women's reproductive healthcare choices at an unbelievable rate.
Lumumba has championed what's known as a "Solidarity Economy," in which wider economic participation and increased skepticism about "big money" in the economy are key parts of a community's economic philosophy.
On Tuesday, the Obama Administration announced that they would delay the implementation of a key mandate from the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act until 2015. The provision, which states that all employers with more than 50 employees must provide insurance coverage to their employees or face a monetary penalty was originally supposed to take...