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Nearly Half of U.S. Lives in Household Receiving Government Benefit

Nearly half, 48.5%, of the population lived in a household that received some type of government benefit in the first quarter of 2010, according to Census data.

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Starbucks Plans to Save the U.S. Economy

Starbucks Plans to Save the U.S. Economy | Countdown to Financial Armageddon | Scoop.it

They're using the same technique they use to give back to coffee farmers in third world countries. The 40-year-old corporation is adding another tip jar to its counter, one that collects donations for a new jobs fund they've set up with Opportunity Finance Network, a national network of community development financial institutions that offer loans to low income business owners.

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