Earlier this month, Brookings published a report estimating the overlap between households claiming the Earned Income Tax Credit (one of this nation’s largest ant
On Friday, we wrote about the Affordable Care Act, tax time, and the advent of the individual mandate—a requirement that all individuals who can afford health-care insurance purchase
On Monday, the Affordable Care Act (ACA) had a birthday. It has been five years since the passage of the health-care law. Supporters of the law have a reason to celebrate. According to Gallup, the uninsured rate among U.S. adults has dropped 4.2 percentage points since the start of last year.
The deadline for the second ACA open enrollment period is this Sunday, February 15. Learn more about your options for enrolling and your eligibility for financial assistance at NC Get Covered.
Maria Konnikova, writing for the New York Times series, “The Great Divide,” quotes Harvard economist
When Jessica Rodgers graduated in 2013 with a degree in foreign languages, she was looking for international policy experience, but ties to North Carolina and a serendipitous sighting of a Craigslist job posting brought her to MDC’s NC VetsCorps
On April 15, you may find yourself in an irritable mood that resonates with the sardonic proverb, commonly attributed to Benjamin Franklin:
“..but in this world nothing can be said to be certain, except death and taxes.”
At 11:59:59 pm on Monday March 31, 2014, the Open Enrollment Period for purchasing private health insurance plans through the federal Marketplace closed…or did it?