Schwarzenegger calls for tougher laws for in-home caregivers, unions give mixed response

California Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger (R) is calling on the state Legislature to address the "public safety crisis" after revelations surfaced that convicted felons can work in the state's home care program.

Illinois task force offers recommendations to reform nursing home system

The Nursing Home Safety Task Force commissioned by Illinois Governor Pat Quinn (D) released its recommendations for reforming that state's long-term care system on Friday.