Dan Benishek voted to strip Supplemental Nutritional Assistance
Payments (food stamps) from the bi-partisan Senate passed Agriculture
bill. According to the USDA, there are over 92,000 SNAP recipients in
Benishek’s district. He also voted against the expansion of Medicaid
benefits for the most vulnerable Michigan residents. Who’s to blame?
Thomas Scribner’s letter, “Reckless Behavior,” 10-7-13, quite a rant.
Mindless, totally partisan, uninformed, but quite a rant nonetheless...What about taxes?
The report, “Obamacare: What’s In It for You” by Robert Downes was certainly biased and borderline propaganda...Who’s running the show?
Here is a little “pop quiz” re: definitions and examples. What
is the government of the U.S.? The U.S. is a federal constitutional
republic. The citizens elect who controls their government...
Misinformed on BC/BS
the October 7 issue, letter writer Tom North stated categorically that
he was informed through their customer service department that “Michigan
Blue Cross/Blue Shield will terminate ALL-100% of their current
insurance plans by 3-31 14.”The latest free trade threat
Trans Pacific Partnership. Have you heard of it? If you care about
“Pure Michigan” or “All Things Local” you need to be paying attention. This
is a trade agreement that for the last three years has been negotiated
behind closed doors. It has been called “NAFTA on steroids” for good