Commission Featured on Free Speech Radio News

Deficit reduction, cuts to Medicaid could hit minorities hardest

With stimulus funds expiring, state funding to Medicaid programs is expected to jump by nearly 30 percent this fiscal year. States could be forced to take money from other places or make cuts to the program – and some say those will hit minority groups the hardest. Michael Lawson has more. Listen >>

Commission Featured in the New York Times Caucus Blog

New York Time Caucus Blog, Sunday Breakfast Menu, October 23
By Emmarie Huetteman

With the Joint Select Committee on Deficit Reduction more than halfway to its deadline, TV One’s “Washington Watch” highlights the impact of proposed cuts with Maya Rockeymoore, president and chief executive of the Washington-based social advocacy firm Global Policy Solutions, and Julie Ajinkya, policy analyst at the Center for American Progress. Read More >>