Category: News

More States Are Legalizing Cannabis – and the Federal Government Might, Too

California was the first state to override federal laws about the cannabis plant. Nullification is the states’ right to invalidate… Read more

2022 Changes to Income Taxes and the Proportional Rate System

The United States federal government has almost exclusively used a progressive income tax system, but several states use a proportional… Read more

2022 Changes to the Poverty Line: Impacts on Medicaid & Other Government Programs

The Federal Poverty Level (FPL) is a guideline that defines how much income a household needs to cover basic necessities…. Read more

The Latest: 2022 State Abortion Legislation Updates

The U.S. Supreme Court ruled in Roe v. Wade (RvW) that women have the liberty to abort a fetus before… Read more

Latest Student Loan Changes and the Federal Repayment Suspension Extension

In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, the government deferred federal student loan payments on March 20, 2020. This relief effort… Read more