Health & Human Services

Trump Wants to End States' Power to Make Food Stamps More Accessible During Recessions

The president, who often stresses the need for states to have more flexibility, wants to give them less when it comes to food stamps.

Trump Budget Calls for Work Requirements for Housing Aid

The president's budget released on Monday confirms most of a leaked proposal and would add to the administration's recent changes to the safety net.

• Are Work Requirements for Medicaid Doomed?

Spending Deal Ends Uncertainty for Health Programs -- But at Cost to CDC

After a four-month standoff, and a brief shutdown on Friday, Congress will provide long-term relief to community health centers and programs that help at-risk parents and low-income families.

Do Americans Support Work Requirements? Depends on How You Ask.

A new poll shows strong opposition to the new Medicaid policy being pushed by the Trump administration. But it contradicts other recent surveys.

• What Happens to People Who Fail Work Requirements?