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9,000 Maine Residents Lose Food Stamps Under New Rules

9,000 Maine Residents Lose Food Stamps Under New Rules AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) — More than 9,000 Maine residents have been removed from the state’s food stamp program since Republican Gov. Paul LePage’s administration began enforcing work and volunteer requirements late … Continue reading

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New jobs disproportionately low-pay or part-time

New jobs disproportionately low-pay or part-time WASHINGTON (AP) – The 162,000 jobs the economy added in July were a disappointment. The quality of the jobs was even worse. A disproportionate number of the added jobs were part-time or low-paying – … Continue reading

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Obama admits health care overhaul may die on Hill

Obama admits health care overhaul may die on Hill WASHINGTON (AP) – No, maybe he can’t. President Barack Obama, who insisted he would succeed where other presidents had failed to fix the nation’s health care system, now concedes the effort … Continue reading

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