Missouri to vote on Medicaid expansion in Aug. 4 elections

By Roberta Pardo Missouri voters will weigh in on more than party candidates in the Aug. 4 elections; they also will decide whether to expand the federal/health state care program known as Medicaid to cover more people. If a “yes” vote wins, Amendment 2 would allow adults with incomes up to 133% of the federal […]

Trump administration refuses to accept new DACA applications

By Roberta Pardo The Trump administration will reject new applications for the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program as it seeks new ways to roll back the program. In mid-July, a court in Maryland told the administration to start accepting new DACA applicants. The administration refuses to do so. Acting Homeland Security Secretary Chad […]