Keeping people in their homes by preventing evictions is a key step in helping to stop the spread, says CDC director.
The potentially seismic move came after weeks of tireless campaigning by progressive lawmakers and advocacy groups.
The murderous division of labor between the state and the people needs to be reversed.
More than 100 countries support the waiver, but Big Pharma has lobbied Washington to preserve its monopoly control.
A recent study points to poor land management policies like forest degradation as well as deforestation as causes.
The senator says allowing Medicare to negotiate drug prices with pharmaceutical companies could help pay for expansions.
The bill would fund projects to rid schools of lead pipes and improve drinking water access in underserved communities.
Four months of data shows healthier — often wealthier — counties have been faster to vaccinate.
There is a “glut” of vaccines going to wealthy countries while much of the rest of the world is left waiting.
A new report paints a picture of an already strained system struggling to meet the mental health needs of millions.