Report: GA's Working Families Would Benefit from Closing Coverage Gap
October 1, 2015
ATLANTA – Georgia's working families are among those that would benefit from an expansion of Medicaid under the Affordable Care Act and almost two-thirds of them are employed, according to a report released by the Georgetown University Center for Children and Families.
Currently, 300,000 ...
Healthier Families: It Goes Beyond Doctors' Doors
September 30, 2015
LOS ANGELES - From healthier school lunches to "healthy pick" food offerings at store check-outs and making parks "smoke free," building a healthier generation takes dedication that goes beyond the doctor's office. That's the premise of Activate Whittier, a collaboration in the Los Angeles area to ...
Clock is Ticking to Keep Outdoor Recreation Dollars Flowing
July 24, 2015
ATLANTA – With only two months before it expires, some members of Congress are reaching across the aisle to show support for keeping the Land and Water Conservation Fund (LWCF). For 50 years, the fund has been a source of grant money for public-lands projects in every state, from forest trails to ...