Workers from rural China came to Shanghai in search of better lives, a challenge even in good times. Then the COVID-19 lockdown hit.
While many people move away from the countryside for work, few of them are able to officially register in the cities.
But it will require big spending on new tech in areas with small customer bases.
The president announced a new initiative to expand access to rural broadband in a speech to the Farm Bureau convention.
The isolated village of Port Heiden hopes reindeer, and a few other farm animals, may be the answer to expensive imported fresh food.
Rural America, which supported Trump in the election, could be left out of water and road building investment as states and the president leverage private investment. Trump's plan offers little detail on federal spending and timing. Adding to the uncertainty, a presidential adviser has indicated that states should help themselves.
There’s a big problem with doctors in rural areas — there aren’t enough to go around. One solution has been to hire foreign-born doctors, which is why President Donald Trump’s recent immigration ban has a lot of people in rural areas worried. How will this reduce the number of available physicians and other medical professionals […]
The Affordable Care Act has given millions of Americans access to mental health coverage. That’s created a demand for providers.