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Wednesday, May 10, 2017
In Dallas and other tight rental markets, Section 8 voucher holders can't find the homes they need, while developers face resistance from wealthier neighborhoods when trying to build new housing.
Tuesday, May 09, 2017
The low-income housing tax credit program gave way to a booming $8 billion private industry, but as tax credits for companies increased, the number of housing units being built for the poor fell.
Friday, January 20, 2017
Former President George W. Bush had a really hard time figuring out his poncho at the inaugural parade.
Wednesday, January 11, 2017
Former colleagues defended the Alabama senator, but activists pushed back. "We cannot count on him to support ... efforts toward bringing justice to the justice system," Sen. Cory Booker said.
Tuesday, January 10, 2017
Many of the questions during Alabama Sen. Jeff Sessions' confirmation hearing for attorney general centered on whether he would stand up to the president-elect's more controversial stances.
Friday, January 06, 2017
In an interview with NPR's David Greene, Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders criticized the Democratic Party for not listening to the needs of everyday Americans.
Tuesday, January 03, 2017
Once, there were more than 300 of them in schools around the country. Many are still around, but they're getting old. Schools have a choice: Keep the stars shining, or turn the lights out.
Thursday, December 29, 2016
The 2016 election was divisive and nasty and full of insults and innuendo. But let's look at the brighter side — here are 10 lighter moments from 2016 that weren't so bad. Some are actually funny.
Thursday, December 22, 2016
Former House Speaker Newt Gingrich told NPR that President-elect Donald Trump was going to stop using the phrase "drain the swamp." Trump disagreed, and Gingrich apologized.
Wednesday, November 23, 2016
Thanksgiving is a holiday with a complicated history. So some teachers have developed strategies to teach it to young students.
Saturday, November 19, 2016
Donald Trump may be taking the old adage of keeping friends close and enemies closer to heart. Romney was one of Trump's harshest Republican critics throughout the presidential campaign.
Thursday, November 17, 2016
NPR examined what the president-elect has said about the 10 issues voters care most about.
Thursday, November 17, 2016
For the second time in 16 years, a candidate won the presidential election without winning the direct vote of the people. Critics this year say it's time to change the country's voting system.
Saturday, November 05, 2016
The House Minority Leader's stance on legal pot marks a larger trend across the country toward greater acceptance of the drug. Five states are voting on Tuesday to legalize its recreational use.
Sunday, October 30, 2016
FBI Director James Comey says the emails "appear to be pertinent" to the inquiry of Hillary Clinton's server. Agents found the emails in early October but haven't been able to examine the contents.
Saturday, October 29, 2016
The president will campaign most days next week for Hillary Clinton and other Democrats. It's a rare move for a sitting president and represents an intensifying effort to secure his own legacy.
Friday, October 28, 2016
Some down-ballot candidates are really embracing the nontraditional feel of this election year, especially when it comes to their advertisements.
Wednesday, October 26, 2016
Donald Trump's attendance at the grand opening of his hotel in Washington, D.C., is just the latest example of the GOP nominee bringing media attention to his businesses.
Saturday, October 22, 2016
Big themes on ballots this November include marijuana, elections, education, guns, tobacco, minimum wage and the death penalty.
Tuesday, October 18, 2016
We broke down where the candidates stand on the 10 issues voters say they care about most.