Exciting news. The Federal Register today released its 2008 Poverty Level Guidelines. For most people, this means nothing. But for those who work with/around public programs, these numbers dictate who’s in and who’s out for Medicaid, SCHIP, food stamps, and other public programs.
Find them here: http://aspe.hhs.gov/poverty/08poverty.shtml
Also, Health Access likes to do a spreadsheet that shows annual and monthly income at different levels, which you can find here.
Our lobbyist Beth Capell likes to carry a miniature version in her wallet for quick reference, and has trained me to do the same.