10 01 2014
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Santorum: Trim Social Security Now Even If Painful

Santorum says changes should include a higher eligibility age to qualify for Social Security benefits, and tighter restrictions on benefits for upper-income people

KEENE, N.H. (AP) -- Republican presidential candidate Rick Santorum called Friday for immediate cuts to Social Security benefits, risking the wrath of older voters and countless others who balk at changes to the entitlement program.


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African American Homebuyers Fair Offered Help to Buy, Refinance Or Avoid Foreclosure

Sen. Merkeley says 'Take advantage of matching savings programs'

The African American Alliance for Homeownership, held its annual Homebuyers fair, Oct 29. The fair helps first-time homebuyers, homeowners struggling to avoid foreclosure, and seniors facing repair bills.


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Are You Ready? Even Aims to Bring Support Networks and Services to East Portland

Community event on families, youth, sex education, health, emergency preparedness and more...

Community event to educate residents on the importance of public health, emergency preparedness, mental health, and youth engagement. Many of our community members have been displaced from inner North and Northeast to East Portland.  Many of these residents formally of NE Portland now live out in the 122nd area and are unfamiliar with these services. This event offers greater outreach to these communities.  Come out and learn what resources are available


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