Food insecurity takes a physical toll.
According to Robert Pear's recent article in The New York Times ("Coverage Now for Sick Children?
On March 23, 2010, President Barack Obama signed into law the most comprehensive health reform legislation in decades.
So my son came home from kindergarten on Friday all ravenous and hungry like he always is. No snacks in school so he is always a raving lunatic looking for a cookie after school.
I get asked often how I can stay in the crazy business of trying to change and shape public policy.
Sometimes, the timing of events seems almost providential.
On Saturday when the House of Representatives passed the health-care reform bill and on Tuesday when President Obama signed it into law, many of us who have been advocating for health-care reform s
The health-care struggle culminating in Sunday's vote brought out the best and the worst of legislators' and citizens' behavior.