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Trump budget plan could wallop local social services

As reported by Jesse Collins, Wicked Local Bedford: President Donald Trump's federal budget proposal that was announced on March 16 has social service providers reeling. The budget calls for a $54 billion increase in military and defense spending, while cutting or...

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Trump’s budget would hit Massachusetts programs

As Reported by Gerry Tuoti, Wicked Local Newsbank Editor, Wicked Local Newburyport: Social services providers, environmental advocates and others warn that Massachusetts would suffer dire effects under President Donald Trump's budget proposal. "For a President who...

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ABCD lobbies to save Head Start early-learning program from ax

As reported by Kathleen McKiernan, The Boston Herald: Fearing federal cuts to Head Start, Action for Boston Community Development has launched a lobbying effort to fight for the early education program for low-income children and families. “We have a lot at risk,”...

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