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Uninsured Under the ACA: Millions of Americans Can't Afford Coverage

Yahoo: Rocky Rush, a 37-year-old single father from Nebraska, has gone without health insurance for years due to the cost, and the Affordable Care Act hasn’t changed that… 804 more words


When Does MoCo Plan on Solving the Homeless Problem? The Data Says Never.

True Montgomery decided to take a look and see exactly how many contracts Montgomery County has that targets helping the homeless find help or, hopefully, homes. 315 more words

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County HHS Workers Rake in Cash as Homeless Remain Homeless

As you sit down to your turkey dinner, safe in the assumption that all those nonprofits groups and county agencies  are taking care of Montgomery County’s homeless population, consider cushy beds that taxpayer (and nonprofit donor) dollars are funding for those are charged with helping those who need help the most, but don’t. 415 more words

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A Snow Storm and Nearly Empty Waiting Room, HHS Services Still Takes Hours

It was a particularly dreary, rainy morning when we arrived at the Montgomery County Health and Human Services building on Piccard Drive. There were only about six people milling about when we checked in at 8:45 a.m. 471 more words

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N-Word...What MoCo HHS, Council Think About Local Residents of Color

When True Montgomery fired up her computer this morning to read in on what the top stories were for the morning, she was both fascinated by the Washington Post’s exploration of the use of the N-word. 722 more words

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Apathy Lost Anthony Brown the Governor’s Mansion

Call it karma. Call it November Surprise. Call it the right thing to have happened.

Final results show Maryland voters backed Real estate businessman Larry Hogan 54 percent to 45 percent. 574 more words