Many Americans Are Rising Out of the 'Middle Class' — But Are They Better Off?
In 42 states, more people have risen above the middle class than have fallen below it since 2000. But the story is complicated by a drop in incomes.
Even in a state at the forefront of fighting the nation’s opioid epidemic, hundreds of people wait to receive potentially life-saving medication.
States in the South offer few financial and regulatory incentives to homeowners who want to install rooftop solar systems.