AHCJ 2016 shoutout + 9 poverty resources this week (whew!)

Reminder – I’m at the 2016 Association of Health Care Journalists conference in Cleveland this week. If you’d like to meet up, let me know by replying to this email! You’ll see my health disparity notes from several sessions on Twitter under @cristcarolyn. News. NPR is rocking a series about staving off eviction (stories about high rent, subpar housing, rent […]

Affordable housing, Ebola and minimum wage

News briefs. We’re all about affordable housing and minimum wages in several states this week. When it comes to affordable housing, middle class families are moving inland to places such as Oklahoma City, the New York Times reports. New York City banks are partnering with the city to infuse $350 million into a long-time affordable housing nonprofit lender that funds […]