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Cal Thomas: The Rich List and the West's culture of envy

...putting their livelihoods on the line in their determination to succeed."With an estimated 47 million Americans on food stamps and others receiving other kinds of government assistance; with President Obama and his fellow liberal Democrats preaching...
Opinion 1974 to 3.4 percent today. Meanwhile, autopilot spending on benefit programs like Social Security, Medicare, food stamps and insurance subsidies under the new health care law are growing rapidly as a percentage of the economy.Obama's...
Project Homeless Connect returns for third year in Kenai

...referrals and disability resources, she said.Booths with information on the Affordable Care Act, veteran assistance, food stamps and social security will serve those who need public assistance.Slater said everyone that attends will go through...
Cal Thomas: Hillary Clinton's 'social gospel' good enough for Democrats

...gospel.Evangelical theologians believe the feeding of the 5,000 was not an early food bank, or a forerunner of food stamps, but one of many demonstrations by Jesus of Nazareth to authenticate His Divinity. His next miraculous act, as recorded...

...voters to endorse the wage jump that he predicts would nourish the economy and lift low-paid workers from dependency on food stamps and other assistance bankrolled by taxpayers.A push for bigger paychecks for workers at the lower rungs of the economic...
Undone: Dog of a year in Congress whimpers to an end

...the minimum wage, voting to cut $40 billion out of food stamps, and seeking reductions in school money and college...measure that passed on a party-line vote calls for food stamp cuts totaling $40 billion over a decade. A Senate version...
Less money for food

...Peninsula Food Bank in September. People heard that food stamps were going to be cut and some worried about an already...Nutrition Assistance Program, historically known as food stamps."My food stamps are being cut, I don't know what I'm going...
Trick or treat: 142 trillion pound monster back from the grave

...In that same timespan, a 21% increase in number of Americans in poverty, a 70% increase in number of people on food stamps, and the median net worth of American families plunged 39%. It's time America wakes up and realizes that excessive...

People in 17 states found themselves temporarily unable to use their food stamp debit-style cards on Saturday, after a routine test of backup systems by vendor Xerox Corp. resulted in a system failure...

WASHINGTON - Food stamps have figured in Americans' ideas see what they want to see in the food stamp program: barely enough bread and milk...47 million people are now using the food stamps, or 1 in 7 Americans - show that the...


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