This isn't exactly the most surprising news in the world, but it's still worth mentioning. A new study by the Urban Institute found that helping parents get health care helps kids as well.You can read more here. Part of the context for the study is the decision of states whether to expand Medicaid under the Affordable Care Act. I'm very proud of how WV has handled that--well over 141,000 people covered under Medicaid expansion since Jan. 1.
DOMESTIC VIOLENCE has been in the news quite a bit lately. Here are some ideas about how to stop it.
MORE OF THE SAME. Here's Ken Ward at Coal Tattoo on business as usual in WV.
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