low income

(Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Poverty In America: What It’s Like For A Child To Grow Up Poor

(CBS Charlotte) — In the United States, around 45 percent of children grow up in low-income households. Furthermore, over 20 percent of America’s children grow up living below the poverty line. Have you ever heard […]


(credit: Thinkstock)

Low Or No Cost Health Care Options For People With Low Incomes

Several health coverage and care options are now available for individuals and families in lower income brackets.


(Photo by Ulrich Baumgarten via Getty Images)

NC House Tentatively Passes Pre-K Restrictions

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — A bill narrowing eligibility for North Carolina’s pre-K program is one step closer to passage. The North Carolina House gave tentative approval to the Republican measure Thursday in a 62-46 vote. […]

CBS Charlotte–05/03/2013

(Photo by Ulrich Baumgarten via Getty Images)

NC House Panel Considers Pre-K Changes Again

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP/CBS Charlotte) — North Carolina legislators are once again talking about which children should qualify for North Carolina’s free preschool initiative for at-risk 4-year-olds. A House health committee scheduled debate Tuesday on a […]



Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 15,217 other followers