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Families & Economic Stress

by rfisher on March 20, 2009


Friday, March 20, 2009
Families & Economic Stress
We’ve all felt it these past several months, the mounting tension, the low level but persistent anxiety over the economy. But for some of us, it’s more than just a bad feeling. Economic stress is taking its toll on American families, from an increase in domestic abuse to stressed out kids to older people on fixed incomes just trying to get by, often while taking care of elderly relatives. So what’s a family to do? How are we coping? And when we can’t, where do we turn? Join us today as we talk with people and organizations trying to deal with the situation and get some ideas as to how to handle it ourselves before it spirals out of control. Call us with your thoughts and experiences.

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Economy, Faith Motivate Louisvillians to Vote

by kespeland October 27, 2008

There are as many differences in what voters care about as there are voters. But talk to the leaders of local interest groups, and you get a deeper sense of what’s motivating people to go to the polls. WFPL’s Kristin Espeland reports.

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