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Archive: September 8, 2011

INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. - A new AARP scorecard ranks Indiana 47th in the nation for how well states manage long-term care services and support systems. Paul Chase, public policy director with AARP Indiana, says it's costing the state more in the long run by not adequately funding existing programs, like ...Read More

CIRCLE, Mont. - Thirty-four landowners who will see the proposed Keystone XL pipeline cross their properties are looking to Montana Department of Environmental Quality director Richard Opper as their "last hope." They've sent a letter asking for safety requirements before the state approves the pipe ...Read More

HARTFORD, Conn. - A new report indicates Connecticut still has a way to go in eliminating childhood hunger across the state. The report was released by Foodshare, the greater Hartford area regional foodbank, and Feeding America, the nation's largest hunger-relief organization. Dawn Crayco, deputy ...Read More

HARTFORD, Conn. - Connecticut has another chance to snag a federal Race to the Top grant, this one focusing on early learning. The winning states will share a $500 million pot to improve early childhood education. George Hensinger, chairman of the board of the steering committee of Connecticut Par ...Read More

MADISON, Wis. - More Wisconsin women are making a living in agriculture than ever, and a session planned for East Troy on Sunday is aimed at helping the state's agricultural women make a go of it off the land. The Michael Fields Agricultural Institute is hosting the "In Her Boots" seminar to help ...Read More

CHARLESTON, W.Va. - Last month's national job figures show that 17,000 jobs were created by private businesses, but they were offset by 17,000 public employee layoffs. Economists say that's a coincidence, but no accident. Chad Stone, chief economist with the Center on Budget and Policy Priorities, ...Read More

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