Applicants who apply in-person at Houston Food Bank must follow COVID-19 safety measures, including a temperature check, mandatory face masks and social distancing. To make an appointment, call 832-369-9390. … [Read more...] about Houston Food Bank reopens onsite SNAP application assistance office
While a pandemic forced our hands in its adoption, the harsh reality is that the widespread use of telemedicine should have been deeply woven into health care for years now. In a society where we crave technology and gadgets, health care has been woefully behind on this front — despite the fact that our consumers desire it. Younger patients in particular expect more from us — in prior years they have been dissatisfied by the technologic applications at their home health care institutions. … [Read more...] about Will telemedicine save US health care?
HARRISBURG (AP) – Wolf again called on state lawmakers to pass an eviction moratorium as well as make changes to a statewide rent and mortgage relief program, citing a looming “eviction cliff” that threatens thousands of renters during the pandemic. … [Read more...] about Gov. Tom Wolf Again Calls On Lawmakers To Pass Eviction Moratorium
One of the laws cited in the order is the "destruction of government property," which carries a potential "fine of up to $250,000, ten years imprisonment, or both" if the purposeful damage to government property exceeds $100. The law has been around since 1964. … [Read more...] about Fact check: Trump repeats numerous false claims in campaign-style press briefing from White House
"If the government gives these groups free cash to cover 2.5 months’ salary to support some or most of your staff costs, it frees up money they can use for any other purpose," he added. "These groups also don’t just influence policy through direct lobbying: They host luxury conferences, they pay for ads and grassroots outreach, and they funnel money to other groups to run advocacy campaigns that serve their business interests." … [Read more...] about Progressives raise alarm over letting lobbying groups access PPP funds