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U.S. House passes package to rescue child care industry

WASHINGTON — The U.S. House stepped in Wednesday to try to rescue the nation’s child care system from collapse under the weight of the...

Analysis: Health coverage for 23 million at stake as Trump fights...

More than 23 million Americans, including close to 2 million Floridians, would lose their health coverage in the midst of the coronavirus pandemic if...

Supreme Court rejects Trump administration challenge to DACA

WASHINGTON — The U.S. Supreme Court on Thursday salvaged an Obama-era program that has allowed hundreds of thousands of young, unauthorized immigrants known as...

Lawmakers press Congress for more relief cash for rural America

WASHINGTON — Federal lawmakers are urging Congress to help rural America in the next round of coronavirus legislation. Congress approved more than $2 trillion in...

Voting by mail gains traction, but advocates warn it’s not ‘a...

WASHINGTON — As the COVID-19 virus continues to sweep the country, voting rights advocates are demanding Congress fully fund a national vote-by-mail program so...

In the holiest of days, some faith leaders urge followers to...

Faith leaders urging people to worship at home during holy days this month want religious followers to “commune” by sharing observations on social media,...

Lawmakers berate U.S. Ed Secretary Betsy DeVos at heated Capitol Hill...

WASHINGTON — U.S. House Democrats tore into the Trump administration’s annual budget request for the Department of Education at a hearing on Capitol Hill Thursday.The...

Policy analysis: FL ranks low on infant health, especially among minorities

Florida ranks poorly among the 50 states and the District of Columbia in infant health, especially among African Americans and native Americans, and it...

Dems in Congress battle U.S. Education Secretary Betsy DeVos over student...

WASHINGTON — A long-simmering feud between U.S. Education Secretary Betsy DeVos and congressional Democrats over student loan forgiveness is heating up as hundreds of...

With immigrant kids fearing deportation, a crucial legal case heads to...

WASHINGTON — Can President Donald Trump put an end to legal protections for a group of undocumented immigrants who were brought to the United...

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