Nov 5, 2012 Loudoun County, Virginia fence-sitters explain what got them to commit.
Nov 2, 2012 With the government's latest jobs report due out this morning, talk of jobs and the economy will likely rule the day. But there are a host of other issues at stake in this election, including education.
Oct 30, 2012 We ran the numbers on poverty in the U.S. -- from the number of Americans on food stamps to the unemployment rate for African-Americans. Take our 10-question quiz to see how much you know.
Shereen Marisol Meraji
Oct 25, 2012 VP candidate says businesses can grow jobs and private donations can displace the safety net.
David Martin Davies
Oct 23, 2012 The trial begins this week. Cash-starved school districts are arguing that big budget cuts violate the state constitution's guarantee of fair and adequate education for all its citizens.
Oct 12, 2012 A groundbreaking vision clinic at the school makes sure kids who needs glasses, get them.
Oct 9, 2012 New York is revising the gifted and talented student test that pre-schoolers take. The new standardized test means sleepless nights for parents -- and a new demand for test prep.
Oct 25, 2012 Three families living around the poverty line in San Diego tell Marketplace Money what it means to spend money when you don't have a whole lot of it.
Oct 22, 2012 The poverty threshold for a family of four was $22,811 last year according to Census data. Do you think you could survive on just $1,900 per month? Try our interactive poverty simulation to find out.
Oct 5, 2012 Two takes from experts on both sides of the political spectrum on why people are poor and what they can do about it.