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Can I Vote? | Find Out If You Are Registered to Vote

Can I Vote? | Find Out If You Are Registered to Vote | Giving for Good | Scoop.it

Need help with voting? You've come to the right place. This nonpartisan web site was created by state election officials to help eligible voters figure out how and where to go vote. Choose a category below to get started.

Visit the National Association of Secretaries of State website for more 2012 election information. If you are an active duty member of the uniformed services, or a citizen living outside of the United States, please visit the Federal Voting Assistance Program website.


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Cuts to Hunger Programs Threaten Children and Families

Cuts to Hunger Programs Threaten Children and Families | Giving for Good | Scoop.it

by JAMES COLTEN, Sojourners


According to Feeding America, a leading anti-hunger organization, the nearly $16 billion in proposed cuts over ten years would mean:

  • 500,000 households would see their benefits cut by $90 per month;
  • 2 to 3 million individuals would lose their food assistance entirely;
  • Nearly 300,000 kids would lose free school meals.


Anti-poverty advocates and members of Congress are speaking out against proposed cuts to anti-hunger programs being considered in the broader political tussle over the Farm Bill. [MORE]

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