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MAY 23, 2015 - Huffington Post

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So That Happened: How One Texas Bill Could Make It Impossible For Minors To Get Abortions

So, that happened. On this week's podcast, we look into Texas legislation restricting access to abortion for minors, compare and contrast federal bills aimed at curbing what food stamps can buy with the fact that Congress want us to give them more money, and conclude our conversation from last week on Seymour Hersh's controversial claims about the raid that killed ...

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MAY 21, 2015 - Fox News

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States move to pre-approve groceries that can be bought with food stamps

In the long-running campaign by Republican-led states to rein in food stamp abuses and curb the now-$74 billion program, lawmakers are trying a new approach: Restricting what foods can and can't be on a family's grocery list.

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MAY 19, 2015 - Huffington Post

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GOP Bill Would Treat Food Stamp Recipients Like Pregnant Women

WASHINGTON -- A faction of Republicans in the House of Representatives wants to stop poor people from buying junk food with food stamps. Under proposed new legislation, the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program's 45 million enrollees would only be able to use their benefits for lean meat, poultry and food products approved under a separate federal nutrition program that supports nutrition ...

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MAY 19, 2015 - Huffington Post

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HUFFPOST HILL - Team Clinton Lifts Moratorium On Candidate Providing Canned Answers To Predictable Questions

David Brooks called mistakes leading up to the Iraq war “data points in a larger education,” which is, oddly enough, what William Randolph Hearst said about the Spanish-American War. President Obama has long espoused a Kenyan anti-colonial philosophy, so why is he so upset about colony collapse disorder? And Claire McCaskill tweeted her displeasure with “Game of Thrones,” much like ...

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MAY 19, 2015 - Huffington Post

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Los Angeles Votes To Raise Minimum Wage To $15

Los Angeles on Tuesday became the biggest U.S. city to raise its minimum wage to $15 an hour. Following a hot debate, the city council voted 14 to 1 to approve a plan to gradually increase the required wage to $15 an hour by July 2020. The current $9-an-hour minimum wage was already slated to increase to $10 in January. ...

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