Older Americans Act Limps Along at 50, Stressing Local and State Agencies

  • March 04, 2015
Federal funding to help seniors stay in their own homes isn’t keeping up with the nation’s rising elderly population. The result: More seniors will be driven into costlier nursing home care and onto Medicaid. Read More

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of every dollar in state revenue comes from the federal government, down from a record peak of 35.5 cents in fiscal year 2010 amid an infusion of federal stimulus aid.

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