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State government dependence on federal funding growing at alarming rate

Forty-one of the 50 states have become more dependent on the federal government since 2001 — with federal dollars accounting for an increasing share of their total revenues.  16 more words

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United Way: Fund Us Or Children Will Go Hungry

By Elisha dorfsmith

“What would happen if these services were reduced because of a cut in funding…a reduction in funding would result in fewer meals served…Fewer meals served means children and families go hungry”. 334 more words

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Considering Civil Unions

I thought I wrote something about this subject a few years ago. Apparently that post is like many conversations CavWife and I have had: we thought about it but never actually did it. 364 more words

Lt. Governor Jim Cawley to Speak in Lewisburg

Lt. Gov. Jim Cawley will speak at Susquehanna Valley Conservatives monthly meeting at the Best Western Country Cupboard on Monday April 14.  The meeting begins at 7 pm in the Baylor Conference Room.

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How to convince your boss to start using social media

I suppose that this entry is geared towards the staffers who work for electeds.  As a former staffer myself, I remember that position, and I remember what it was like to try to convince the boss of something.   588 more words

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Thank Mississippi for a Stand for Freedom

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