Kentucky Refugees Could Lose SSI Benefits

Refugees on Social Security Income in Kentucky could lose their benefits by Sept. 30 if Congress doesn’t extend the time refugees have to earn citizenship. But an extension would only temporarily fix a larger problem. President Barack Obama included a two-year extension of benefits in his FY 2012 budget, but due to delays in Congress […]

UN Association to Hold Forum on Human Trafficking

The Louisville Chapter of the United Nations Association is holding forum on human trafficking this weekend. WFPL’s Elizabeth Kramer has details. Many people call it modern-day slavery. And on Sunday panelists who work with victims of this crime and others who educate lawmakers and the public on the issue will participate in the forum. Matt […]