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Anti-Obamacare South Warms to Medicaid Expansion

Most Southern states have refused for years to make more people eligible for government health care. But a few governors may change that.

Black Women Remain Underrepresented in All Levels of Politics

But particularly in statewide executive office positions, which just 10 black women in nine states have ever held, according to a new report.

After the Asylum: How America's Trying to Fix Its Broken Mental Health System

Patients with mental illness are being detained in emergency rooms, often for weeks at a time. Now some states are rethinking the entire psychiatric care system.

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