Question: Congressman Claims Widespread Fraud Because He Saw ‘Physically Fit’ Couple Use Food Stamps

Congressman Claims Widespread Fraud Because He Saw ‘Physically Fit’ Couple Use Food Stamps >by Aviva Shen on August 9, 2013 at 9:47 am | CREDIT: AP At a town hall in Welch, OK on Thursday, Rep. Markwayne Mullin (R-OK) called for the outright elimination of aid programs for low-income Americans, claiming that he has witnessed food stamp fraud firsthand. Mullin said he would like to “do away with a lot […]

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Question: Congressman Claims Widespread Fraud Because He Saw ‘Physically Fit’ Couple Use Food Stamps

Congressman Claims Widespread Fraud Because He Saw ‘Physically Fit’ Couple Use Food Stamps >by Aviva Shen on August 9, 2013 at 9:47 am | CREDIT: AP At a town hall in Welch, OK on Thursday, Rep. Markwayne Mullin (R-OK) called for the outright elimination of aid programs for low-income Americans, claiming that he has witnessed food stamp fraud firsthand. Mullin said he would like to “do away with a lot […]

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Highlight: Obama signs student loan bill lowering interest rates

Obama signs student loan bill lowering interest rates  >by Josh Lederman and Philip Elliott | The Associated Press |August 9, 2013 | NBC News | Pablo Martinez Monsivais / AP President Barack Obama signed into law Friday a measure restoring lower interest rates for student loans, pledging the hard-fought compromise would be just the first step in a broader, concerted fight to rein in the costs of a college education. […]

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Highlight: Obama signs student loan bill lowering interest rates

Obama signs student loan bill lowering interest rates  >by Josh Lederman and Philip Elliott | The Associated Press |August 9, 2013 | NBC News | Pablo Martinez Monsivais / AP President Barack Obama signed into law Friday a measure restoring lower interest rates for student loans, pledging the hard-fought compromise would be just the first step in a broader, concerted fight to rein in the costs of a college education. […]

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