glass floor

October 1, 2013

Tuesday, Oct. 1, 2013

Government shuts down, health care marketplaces start up; Nearly one in 10 default on federal student loans; Southern University chief hopes funding holds steady in 2014; New flood insurance rate hikes kick in for southeast Louisiana; The Glass-Floor Problem 33,000 – The number of Louisiana veterans and armed forces families with children that receive the EITC or low-Income component of the Child Tax Credit. (Source: Center on Budget and Policy Priorities)