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Why November 1st Means Hungry Bellies For Many American Children
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There is an automatic cut scheduled for November 1st which will skim roughly $5 billion from the federal food-stamp program over the next year. What does that mean for the 47 million Americans receiving benefits? According to The Center on Budget and Policy Priorities “the cut is equivalent to about 16 meals a month for a family of three…”

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12 More Polls Show House Republicans in Trouble
Polling Memo -- PPP Oct 2013

A week after releasing survey results from 24 GOP-held House districts, Public Policy Polling has conducted surveys in an additional 12 such districts for MoveOn.org Political Action. Together, these survey results indicate that Republicans are in danger of losing control of the House of Representatives in 2014. A memo from Jim Williams of Public Policy […]

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24 MoveOn polls show GOP could lose House in wake of shutdown
House Survey Memo

Twenty-four new surveys in GOP-held House districts, commissioned by MoveOn.org and conducted in the wake of the government shutdown, make clear that Republicans could easily lose control of the House if the next election were held today. The surveys challenge conventional wisdom that gerrymandering has put the House out of reach for Democrats and indicate […]

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