Poverty

0

After Texas stopped funding Planned Parenthood, low-income women had more babies

Instead of paying for safe and reliable contraceptives, Texas footed the bill for an almost 30% increase in indigent child birth claims.  During the study period, in counties with Planned Parenthood affiliates, the rate of childbirth covered by Medicaid increased by 1.9 percentage points (a relative increase of 27.1% from baseline) within 18 months after…

0

Most Severe Neighborhood Segregation Found in Dallas

Dallas-Fort Worth has country’s worst income inequality by neighborhood WRITTEN BY KALEY FOWLER – Sun Times (original post here) POSTED: 07/06/2015, 09:54AM For years, wealthy neighborhoods in the Dallas-Fort Worth area have been getting wealthier, while poor neighborhoods have been getting poorer, according to a new Urban Institute report that reveals DFW neighborhoods are the…

All rights are reserved. Copyright 2015. Site credits.