Equifax

October 13, 2017

Sabotaging the ACA

Having failed to push a health care repeal bill through Congress, President Donald Trump used his executive authority Thursday to destabilizing health insurance markets in two significant ways.

Number of the Day

33 - Percentage of transgender Louisianans who reported living in poverty in 2015. (National Center for Transgender Equality)
October 6, 2017

New rule released to combat payday loans

The federal consumer watchdog agency finalized long-awaited rules Thursday aimed at reining in predatory payday lenders that provide short-term, high-interest loans to the financially vulnerable.

Number of the Day

Number of the Day 9.5 million:  Number of additional children who would be living in poverty if the poverty rate had remained unchanged since 1967. (Source: CBPP)