CARTOON


“I hate Donald Trump”: 12-year-old with cerebral palsy meets with President Barack Obama after being kicked out of a Trump rally”


SALON

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“Social Security Advocates Slam Donald Trump And The Republican Platform”


POLITICUS USA

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“Obama to relieve permanently disabled of all federal student loan debt”


RT.COM

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“Senate Liberals Roar With Bill To Give Seniors, The Disabled, And Veterans A Raise”


POLITICUS USA

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“Donald Trump mocks reporter’s disability”


CNN

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“How the GOP almost forced a Social Security disaster: Everything you need to know about their disgraceful hostage-taking”


SALON

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“Report on kids’ poverty in U.S. raises eyebrows”


CBS NEWS

ST. PAUL, Minn. — A new report on child welfare that found more U.S. children living in poverty than before the Great Recession belies the fanfare of the nation’s economic turnaround.

Twenty-two percent of American children were living in poverty in 2013 compared with 18 percent in 2008, according to the latest Kids Count Data Book, with poverty rates nearly double among African-Americans and American Indians and problems most severe in South and Southwest.

The report, released Tuesday from the child advocacy group the Annie E. Casey Foundation showed some signs of slight improvement, including high school graduation rates at an all-time high and a dipping percentage of uninsured children. But the bright spots weren’t enough to offset a picture showing many children left behind amid the nation’s economic recovery. MORE

“Tell the White House Conference on Aging: It is time to expand Social Security!”


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‘The Many Colors of Poverty in America’


MSNBC

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