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Poverty for Profit: Catholic Charities Archdiocese of Washington

When True Montgomery saw the IRS 990 for Catholic Charities for the Archdiocese of Washington filed for June 2013, we were forced to our knees to say a few “Hail Marys”…and wondering if anyone in that organization has ever uttered the Act of Contrition as they accepted their big salary payouts while families they were supposed to be serving struggled. 344 more words

County Council

BRAIN: Launching America’s Next Moonshot

Some have called it America’s next moonshot. Indeed, like the historic effort that culminated with the first moon landing in 1969, the Brain Research through Advancing Innovative Neurotechnologies (BRAIN) Initiative… 715 more words

Science

Sunshinebright reblogged this on Sunshinebright and commented:

A very ambitious planned undertaking, Dr. Collins. Why don't you include examining the brains of M.E. (myalgic encephalomyelitis) sufferers as well? Their brain inflammation is a great part of their traumatic suffering.

National Insitututes of Health Awards Funds to Two Colleges for Undiagnosed Diseases Network

NIH has awarded the Medical College of Wisconsin and Baylor College of Medicine with more than $2.5 million over four years, depending on availability of funds.  185 more words

Health Issues

If You Like Your Dr. You Can Keep Your Dr.....Not!

Two patients limp into two different medical clinics with the same
complaint. Both have trouble walking and appear to require hip surgery.
The FIRST patient is examined within the hour, is x-rayed the same day… 112 more words

Crime

Poverty for Profit: Coalition for the Homeless - Open Mouth, Insert Boot

Some days you just shake your damn head and wonder in what part of the universe do the Montgomery County health and human services workers operate. 548 more words

County Council

Poverty for Profit: Montgomery County Coalition for the Homeless

Montgomery County is known for the lip service it provides for all the “good causes” that it promotes. The biggest is helping the homeless.

It has become evident to True Montgomery that in the county, homelessness is a fast-growing profit center for nonprofit agencies. 344 more words

County Council

Welfare parasites can buy marijuana with food stamps

Add marijuana to the long and growing list of abuses of welfare, specifically food stamps or EBT cards. (For other abuses, go to the “see also” links at the end of this post.) 351 more words

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