Study: U.S. households that can’t afford water projected to grow by the millions

Can I afford the water that comes out of my tap? It’s not a question that Americans typically ask themselves. However, a new study finds that in the next few years, many more of us might be asking that very question as we open our utility bills and realize that we’re merely accustomed to affordable water — we don’t have a guaranteed right to it.

By | 2018-01-14T16:39:15+00:00 January 24th, 2017|3 Comments

Worth reading: Veterans’ health, Medicare data, and public-health challenges in West Virginia

The Washington Post provides in-depth coverage on issues facing veterans who served in Iraq and Afghanistan; an unprecedented release of Medicare data gives reporters a lot to work with; and journalists consider how West Virginia's reliance on a few industries has influenced the state's response to contaminated water and drug addiction.

By | 2014-04-14T14:23:31+00:00 April 14th, 2014|0 Comments