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“Food stamp cuts to affect 3 million in Pa. and N.J.”

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This article on the Philly.com website talks about the cut to food stamps that will be felt by every recipient in the country.

“Here’s why voter ID will be requested, not required, in November elections: PennLive letters “

Nouormand: Êlections au mais d'Octobre 2008, Jèrri

Nouormand: Êlections au mais d’Octobre 2008, Jèrri (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

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This October 15, 2013 article found on the Patriot-News powered Penn Live website in Central Pennsylvania, explains why voters will be asked for ID at the coming election, but NOT required in most cases to present it.  the long-standing rule about someone who is a first time voter at their assigned polling place will still apply.  Voters who have voted at their assigned polling place before will be asked for id, but NOT required to show it.  The new Voter ID law is still on hold by order of the state Supreme Court. Here’s a link to an August 16, 2013 article that talks about the court ruling on Pennsylvania’s Voter ID Law found on the HuffPost website


“Somerset County human service providers seek public input: Human services detailed plan put into play”

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This October 18, 2012 article on the Daily American website, discusses a request by Somerset County Human Services seeking input from the people who receive services from them about the services they receive. this is an attempt to understand what works or doesn’t work from the recipient’s perspective.  The input is needed specifically from Somerset county.

“Trilogy House reorganization will result in furloughs, displaced residents”

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This article found on the Daily American website dated September 26, 2012 talks about changes occurring at Trilogy House as a result of cuts to mental health services.

“Jerome man still upbeat after workshop layoff”

Map of Pennsylvania highlighting Somerset County

Map of Pennsylvania highlighting Somerset County (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

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This article found on the Daily American Website out of Somerset County, dated April 27, 2012 offers a life story about what has happened to this man, but could also be repeated many times over if Governor Corbett’s proposed budget cuts are implemented.

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