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Maryland Officials: SNAP Has Helped Thousands During Pandemic, But Navigation System Challenges Remain – Maryland Matters

Photo by the United States Department of Agriculture. Mark Griffin held a well-paying job as an ophthalmic assistant for two decades, earning enough to buy a $150,000 house in Baltimore. But a catastrophic car accident a few years ago significantly eroded his financial stability. At a Senate Finance Committee hearing in Annapolis on Tuesday, Griffin …

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Thousands allegedly swindled the US for free internet access - in the name of a child

Thousands allegedly swindled the US for free internet access – in the name of a child

More than 1,000 Oklahoma households used the identity of a single 4-year-old child to obtain free or discounted internet service from the US government, part of a wider wave of alleged fraud now raising new questions about Washington’s attempts to bridge the digital divide. The apparent plot targeted the Affordable Connectivity Program, which provides up …

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