Health Insurance

Health Action Center Opening in Milan, Missouri

(Español mas abajo) As we all know,  there are currently thousands of Americans who have no access to health care, and this quandary is compounded for those living in rural areas. But for immigrants living in these areas, the situation … Continued

Food Justice

Temp agencies make job security tough for meatpacking workers

Temporary work agencies have been popping up all over the country. I did a Google search for agencies in Iowa alone and came back with 53,000 results.  As I talk to workers, many of them say they are finding work, … Continued


Now is the Time to Broaden Children’s Health Coverage

The State Children’s Health Insurance Program (SCHIP) is an investment in the future health of America. Increased funding to SCHIP has twice been vetoed by former President Bush (boy do I love saying former). And now that he is gone, it … Continued