1. U.S. Census Bureau Reports Poverty Rate Down, But Millions Still Poor  NPR
  2. Share of Americans With Health Insurance Declined in 2018  The New York Times
  3. More Americans go without health insurance for the first time in a decade  USA TODAY
  4. For 2nd Year In A Row Uninsured Rate Among Children Rises : Shots - Health News  NPR
  5. More Americans go without health coverage despite strong economy, Census Bureau finds  The Washington Post
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While the poverty rate finally fell to prerecession levels in 2018, the number of people without health insurance increased, and about one in eight Americans still lived below the poverty line.While the poverty rate finally fell to prerecession levels in 2018, the number of people without health insurance increased, and about one in eight Americans still lived below the poverty line.

U.S. Census Bureau Reports Poverty Rate Down, But Millions Still Poor : NPR

The economy lifted more Americans from poverty in 2018 but failed to drive broader economic progress across households. Median incomes were essentially fl... The economy lifted more Americans from poverty in 2018 but failed to drive broader economic progress across households. Median incomes were essentially fl...

'Two decades with no progress for the middle class': New census data shows household income is the same as in 1999 | Markets Insider

It's the first increase in uninsured Americans in nearly a decade after coverage had significantly increased under Obama's health care law.The Census Bureau revealed the uptick in its annual report released Tuesday

Number of Americans Without Health Insurance Rose in 2018 | Time

The annual report from Census Bureau estimates 27.5 million people, 8.5% of the population, went without health insurance in 2018, the first time it has gone up since Obamacare's introduction.The annual report from Census Bureau estimates 27.5 million people, 8.5% of the population, went without health insurance in 2018, the first time it has gone up since Obamacare's introduction.

Number of people without health insurance increases for first time in a decade | Daily Mail Online

“LATEST US CENSUS DATA: - Median Household Income: $63,179 That's ⬆️ from $62,626 in 2017 - Poverty Rate: 11.8% That's 🔽 from 12.3% in 2017”

Zack Guzman on Twitter: "LATEST US CENSUS DATA: - Median Household Income: $63,179 That's ⬆️ from $62,626 in 2017 - Poverty Rate: 11.8% That's 🔽 from 12.3% in 2017"

“Poverty falls, but household income at a standstill, census data show https://t.co/d8FODhNUw3”

Sarah “FAIR CONTRACT NOW” Parvini (سارا) on Twitter: "Poverty falls, but household income at a standstill, census data show https://t.co/d8FODhNUw3"

“NEW: Census Bureau says median U.S. household income was $63,179 in 2018, not statistically different from 2017. U.S. poverty rate in 2018 was 11.8%, a decrease of 0.5 percentage points from 2017.”

Steve Grzanich on Twitter: "NEW: Census Bureau says median U.S. household income was $63,179 in 2018, not statistically different from 2017. U.S. poverty rate in 2018 was 11.8%, a decrease of 0.5 percentage points from 2017."

The increasing number of people lacking health insurance is remarkable given the relative strength of the American economy.The increasing number of people lacking health insurance is remarkable given the relative strength of the American economy.

More Americans don't have health insurance for first time since 2009 - INSIDER

Middle-class income rose above $63,000 for the first time last year as more Americans found jobs and saw pay increases.Middle-class income rose above $63,000 for the first time last year as more Americans found jobs and saw pay increases.

The official U.S. poverty rate fell to the lowest level last year since 2001, Census says - The Washington Post

It's the first time the rate has increased since the Great Recession.It's the first time the rate has increased since the Great Recession.

Number of uninsured Americans rises for the first time since Obamacare - POLITICO

The number of uninsured Americans is increasing for the first time since Obamacare passed.The number of uninsured Americans is increasing for the first time since Obamacare passed.

Census health insurance data: US uninsured rate rises under Trump - Vox

WASHINGTON — Oklahoma’s rate of residents without health insurance remained at 14.2% in 2018, the second highest rate of uninsured in the country, according to a U.S. Census Bureau report released Tuesday. An estimated 548,000 Oklahomans lacked health insurance in 2018, up from an estimated 545,000 in 2017, the Census Bureau reported. Only six states had a rate higher than 12%, according to the report. Of those, only Alaska has voted to expand Medicaid. The Census Bureau has long collected the most detailed information on the number of Americans with health insurance, including public and private coverage. The report released Tuesday shows the first national increase in the uninsured rate since 2008.SEP 10, 2019 - WASHINGTON — Oklahoma’s rate of residents without health insurance remained at 14.2% in 2018, the second highest rate of uninsured in the country, according to a U.S. Census Bureau report...

Oklahoma uninsured rate still second-highest

The share of Americans without health insurance rose for the first time in a decade last year and U.S. household income hardly budged, according to a government report on Tuesday that laid bare issues that could be central to the U.S. presidential election next year. In a closely watched annual releaseThe share of Americans without health insurance rose for the first time in a decade last year and U.S. household income hardly budged, according to a government report on Tuesday that laid bare issues that could be central to the U.S. presidential election next year. In a closely watched annual release

Ahead of election year, more Americans lack health insurance, incomes stall

Uninsured rates had been declining since Obama's landmark health law was enacted in 2010.Uninsured rates had been declining since Obama's landmark health law was enacted in 2010.

The Number Of Americans Without Health Insurance Rose for the First Time Since Obamacare - VICE

The percentage of people in the U.S. without health insurance increased in 2018 over the year before, largely because of a decline in Medicaid coverage, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.The percentage of people in the U.S. without health insurance increased in 2018 over the year before, largely because of a decline in Medicaid coverage, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

Medicaid coverage decline drove higher uninsured rate in 2018

U.S. poverty down, uninsured rate up in 2018, Census Bureau estimates.

Ohio and U.S. uninsured rates increase in 2018, Census Bureau says - cleveland.com

The Census Bureau offered new details this week on how it will try to implement President Trump’s plan to help states diminish the political power of immigrant…Trump Admin Pushing Forward With Plan To Enable Anti-Immigrant Redistricting

Trump Admin Pushing Forward With Plan To Enable Anti-Immigrant Redistricting | Talking Points Memo

Median U.S. household income reached $63,200 in 2018, the highest figure on record, new data released Tuesday by the Census Bureau revealed.Median U.S. household income reached $63,200 in 2018, the highest figure on record, new data released Tuesday by the Census Bureau revealed.

Median income hit record high in 2018 while poverty declined

Even though fewer people are living in poverty.Even though fewer people are living in poverty.

Number of Americans Without Health Insurance Increased in 2018