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Thursday Apr 16 | via Bladen Journal
On Wednesday, April 22, USDA's Food and Nutrition Service will join North Carolina State Agencies for Agriculture and MarketLinkTM to host a Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program Merchant Sign-up Day. American consumers are enjoying increasingly more opportunities to buy food directly from their local farmers and State and Federal Agriculture departments are working together to increase SNAP recipients' access to farmers' fresh products. Comment?
Thursday Apr 9 | via CBS Local
FAYETTEVILLE, N.C. - A year after Americans recoiled at new revelations that sick veterans were getting sicker while languishing on waiting lists - and months after the Department of Veterans Affairs instituted major reforms - government data shows that the number of patients facing long waits at VA facilities has not dropped at all. No one expected that the VA mess could be fixed overnight. Comment?
Thursday Apr 9 | via The Times
AP analysis: VA reforms not helping patient care Major reforms not cutting wait times for care at VA hospitals Check out this story on shreveporttimes.com: This April 3, 2015 photo shows the Veterans Affairs Gulf Coast Veterans Health Care System in Biloxi, Mississippi. About 5.4 percent of appointments completed at the Veterans Affairs hospital in Biloxi were delayed more than 30 days in February, almost twice the national average of 2.9 percent, according to an analysis of six months of appointment data at 940 VA hospitals and clinics nationwide from September 2014 to February 2015. Comment?
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