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  • U.S. threatens to cut food stamp funding to Maine in photo ID row

    By Dave Sherwood
  • Muted economic impact seen from immigration order

    Economists expect President Barack Obama's executive action on immigration to have only a limited impact on the economy even though an analysis of an immigration plan passed last year by the Senate suggests a broad overhaul would trigger stronger economic...

    Obama's immigrant order could have far-reaching impacts

    WASHINGTON President Barack Obama's executive action to defer deportations will have a resounding impact on some 5 million undocumented immigrants and their families, who will no longer have to fear a late-night knock on the door and being separated...

    House GOP lawsuit wages surprising fight over federal purse strings

    When the House GOP authorized a lawsuit accusing President Obama of overstepping his authority, the rationale it offered was a head-scratcher: the administration's move to delay the employer mandate, a requirement that House Republicans unanimously...

    Howard's Grassroots cold weather shelter set to open Monday

    Howard's Grassroots cold weather shelter set to open Monday
    The 12th season of Howard County's Grassroots cold weather shelter program is set to start Monday. The shelter, housed on a rotating basis by county faith communities, was started to serve people who are unable to find emergency shelter when the...