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from Mashable

5 Measurement Pitfalls to Avoid

Say your goal is to increase the number of customers you serve each day. Perhaps you run a city office processing food stamp applications, or maybe you’re offering technical sup...

from The Huffington Post

The Road Forward: Amid Tight Budgets And Political Gridlock, Obama Faces Tough Road On Poverty

46 million Americans, or 15 percent of the population, are now considered at least nominally poor -- a record number reached during Obama's first term. Roughly the same number of people currently subsist on food stamps, an uptick of nearly 20 million people since Obama took office. Almost half of these impoverished Americans -- more than 20 million, according to the latest census data -- are considered "extremely poor," with incomes of less than half the official poverty threshold.

from POLITICO

House GOP seeks food-stamp cuts

New independent estimates Monday night show that as many as 3.8 million people would lose their food stamp benefits in 2014 under a House Republican plan to tighten eligibility and end state waivers for able-bodied adults who are unemployed. The Congressional Budget Office numbers paint a darker picture than the GOP has admitted to thus far. The contradictions...

from Times Union

Sheriff: Granville woman falsely collects $13K in aid

A Granville woman was arrested Monday after allegedly receiving $13,481 in food stamp and HEAP benefits she was not entitled to, according to the Washington County Sheriff's Office. Heather Nicholson, 34, was charged with felony grand larceny. An investigation by the county Department of Social Services and Sheriff's Office found Nicholson had falsely reported her household income and the number of people residing in the home while she collected welfare benefits, deputies said. Nicholson…

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On every major measurement, the Census Bureau report shows that the country lost ground during republican Bush's two terms. While Bush was in office, the median household income declined, poverty increased, childhood poverty increased even more, and the number of Americans without health insurance spiked. By contrast, the country's condition improved on each of those measures during Bill Clinton's two terms, often substantially. The Census' final report card on republican Bush's record…
from The Atlantic

Closing The Book On The Bush Legacy

On every major measurement, the Census Bureau report shows that the country lost ground during republican Bush's two terms. While Bush was in office, the median household income declined, poverty increased, childhood poverty increased even more, and the number of Americans without health insurance spiked. By contrast, the country's condition improved on each of those measures during Bill Clinton's two terms, often substantially. The Census' final report card on republican Bush's record…

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obama food line: ANOTHER RECORD! Obama Creates Two New Food Stamp Recipients for Every Job Created Posted by Jim Hoft on Wednesday, July 24, 2013 What a disaster[...]7.24

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Hey...don't worry about anything...The Food Stamp President has you covered! Since taking office Obama has added an additional 12 million people to the Food Stamp program, an increase of 38% to push it to a record total of 44 million! (Amazing, the number of people on food stamps keeps going up, but when he calculates his unemployment numbers there are less people to work!!!) The Obama foodstamp card, its everywhere you thought we would never be!

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from politicalticker.blogs.cnn.com

Romney on message as he surfaces from debate prep

"Forty-seven million people now on food stamps. When he came to office there were 32 million," Romney said. "There is just no way to square those numbers with the idea that America is doing better because it's not." Ohio Sen. Rob Portman is playing the role of Obama in the debate scrimmage. Romney told reporters he was impressed. "I'm just glad I won't be debating Rob Portman in the final debates," he said. "He's good."

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