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HHS Secretary Returns to Dallas, to Again Urge Obamacare Enrollment

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D Healthcare Daily February 28, 2014 by Bradford Pearson Kathleen Sebelius better be a member of a good frequent-flyer program. The Health and Human Services secretary will visit Dallas once again today, in an effort to push further enrollment in the Affordable Care Act’s healthcare exchanges. Sebelius will join Dallas County Judge Clay Jenkins to …

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Food on the Move, CitySquare provide meals for children

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Baylor Lariat February 25, 2014 by Rebecca Fiedler Churches, recreation centers and other organizations in Waco are providing local children with the only food they may eat between lunch at school and the next day’s breakfast. In a program called Food on the Move, a free meal after school is offered to children of the …

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Mayor Mike Rawlings launches task force to address Dallas poverty

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The Dallas Morning News February 12, 2014 by Scott Goldstein Mayor Mike Rawlings said Tuesday that he has been preaching too much about poverty in his city and doing too little. So he announced that he is forming a poverty task force to fight what he called one of the core issues facing Dallas. “I …

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The Dallas Affordable Housing Scandal

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Why does the city discourage low-income projects? D Magazine, February 2014 by Eric Celeste Sometimes Larry James feels like the conversations never change. Twenty years ago, he became executive director of Central Dallas Ministries, a faith-based, inner-city nonprofit that tried to find smart, new ways to feed and house the poor. Then, about 17 percent …

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Rewards In Social Services Are Linked To Higher Education In Dallas

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CBSDFW.com January 20, 2014 3:00 AM Lisa Ciminelli is the assistant vice president of neighbor support services at CitySquare. She supervises a staff of 15 and is in charge of coordination of case management service for neighbors/clients and implementation of new programs like Homeless Outreach Team (HOT). She also works with people who are homeless, …

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