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SS to allow predesignation of future Representative Payee

Congress has passed, and the President has signed,  the “Strengthening Protections for Social Security Beneficiaries Act of 2018”.  This statute makes changes to the Representative Payee system of the Social Security Act. A Representative Payee is appointed by the Social … Continue reading

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NY State Senate Passes Bill To Allow Release of Trump’s State Tax Returns

#NYSenate Bill S5072A was passed Wednesday allowing state officials to provide Congress with the state tax returns of President Trump, state and other federal elected officials (and) another bill passed curtailing the impact of Presidential pardons. HuffPo – “The TRUST … Continue reading

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Should the Federal Government Allow States to Require Medicaid Recipients to Work?

Amid reports estimating that over 18,000 Arkansan Medicaid beneficiaries lost health care coverage in 2018 and that 136,000 Kentuckian Medicaid beneficiaries could lose coverage as soon as April 1, 2019, Judge James E. Boasberg of the U.S. District Court for … Continue reading

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In Virginia city, local judges refuse to allow prosecutor to drop marijuana charges

As reported in this local article, headlined "Norfolk judges unite to block prosecutor from dropping marijuana cases," a fascinating tussle has broken out as an elected prosecutor tries to move away from criminally prosecuting marijuana offenders. Here are the details: … Continue reading

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Texas Ruling May Allow Licensing of Migrant Family Detention

The 3rd Texas Court of Appeals recently overturned a lower court ruling that could allow the state to formally issue child-care licenses to two detention centers in the South Texas cities of Dilley and Karnes that house immigrant families. Since … Continue reading

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