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Politics and Government
Before the administration privatizes the most popular agency in the federal government, we need to consider what the post office does for rural America.
The pandemic caused the Census Bureau to cancel its plans to hand-deliver announcements to households that are hard to reach by U.S. mail. That probably explains some of rural America’s low response rates to the Census so far.
The April 1st Census Day is less than a month away, but efforts to achieve an accurate rural count will persist throughout 2020.
For the third year in a row, the Trump administration has proposed major cuts in key federal programs serving rural communities. The plan is unlikely to survive Congressional deliberation.
Presidential candidates have some good plans for revitalizing rural America. But unless we restructure the Supreme Court, those proposals won’t get far.
Many safety net and rural hospitals have slim or negative operating margins.
Bill awaits compromise between House and Senate funding proposals. Senate version currently calls for $800 million less
The ex-2020 candidate implied that the other Democrats should steal his climate platform.