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OregonLive.com
Justice shouldn't belong to only those Oregonians who can afford itthe court decided, everyone would lose something. My analysis was wrong. The sa
OregonLive.com / Posted 7 hours ago
the court decided, everyone would lose something. My analysis was wrong. The salaried employees working on behalf of the Department of Human Services didn't lose anything at all. The people of Oregon deserve to have meaningful protection of... Read more
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KELO Sioux Falls
IA Republicans Question Reynolds Plan To Cut $10M From Medicaidappear wary of removing money from a program under scrutiny for reports of redu
KELO Sioux Falls / Posted 7 hours ago
appear wary of removing money from a program under scrutiny for reports of reduced services under privatization. The Iowa Department of Human Services says a decline in Medicaid enrollment means less financial need. The nonpartisan Legislative... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Republicans question Reynolds plan to cut $10M from Medicaidconcern privately from her caucus. She added the reduction seemed "counter-intu
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 10 hours ago
concern privately from her caucus. She added the reduction seemed "counter-intuitive," but she's checking with the Iowa Department of Human Services, the agency that oversees the program, for definitive information. Private insurance companies... Read more
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KTTC Rochester
Republicans question Reynolds plan to cut $10M from Medicaidappear weary of removing money from a program under scrutiny for reports of red
KTTC Rochester / Posted 10 hours ago
appear weary of removing money from a program under scrutiny for reports of reduced services under privatization. The Iowa Department of Human Services says a decline in Medicaid enrollment means less financial need. The nonpartisan Legislative... Read more
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KWWL Iowa
Republicans question Reynolds plan to cut $10M from Medicaidappear weary of removing money from a program under scrutiny for reports of red
KWWL Iowa / Posted 11 hours ago
appear weary of removing money from a program under scrutiny for reports of reduced services under privatization. The Iowa Department of Human Services says a decline in Medicaid enrollment means less financial need. The nonpartisan Legislative... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Youths-jail druthers hit budget snagjuvenile justice system and develop new plans. She was tapped to lead the divi
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 16 hours ago
juvenile justice system and develop new plans. She was tapped to lead the division, which falls under the purview of the Department of Human Services, in September 2016. Her top priorities include reducing youths' sentences, called "lengths of... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Proposal on reserve cash wins plauditsthat would be a $172.8 million increase over funding in this fiscal year. Of th
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 16 hours ago
that would be a $172.8 million increase over funding in this fiscal year. Of that increase, $142.7 million would go to the Department of Human Services. The proposal continues to provide $15.8 million a year for the rainy-day fund Hutchinson said... Read more
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FOX 16 Little Rock
Basketball Game Helps Kids in DHSSALINE COUNTY, Ark. -- The Arkansas Department of Human Services and its Divisi
FOX 16 Little Rock / Posted 22 hours ago
SALINE COUNTY, Ark. -- The Arkansas Department of Human Services and its Division of Youth Services hit the hardwood today for kids in DHS custody. Today's "Basketball Jamboree" tipped off at the Saline County Boys and Girls Club. It's a... Read more
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Brainerd Dispatch
Adolescent correctional facility supervisor resigns after state...Following an investigation, the Minnesota Department of Human Services issued a
Brainerd Dispatch / Posted 2 days ago
Following an investigation, the Minnesota Department of Human Services issued a memorandum last week blaming the supervisor for maltreatment. The supervisor's last day at the St. Paul facility was Tuesday, Jan. 16. On Sept. 13, the boy was... Read more
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The Morning Call
Angela Liddle: California child torture case shows need to speak up about suspected abuseis incalculable and unspeakable. But speak, we must. In 2016, according to th
The Morning Call / Posted 2 days ago
is incalculable and unspeakable. But speak, we must. In 2016, according to the most updated numbers from the Pennsylvania Department of Human Services, 46 children died of abuse in our commonwealth. Another 79 children nearly died, and 4,616... Read more
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News On 6 Tulsa
Muskogee Police Bust Counterfeit Money, Check Operationand money. Police arrested Ricky Banks, 40. They say there was a 4-year-old ch
News On 6 Tulsa / Posted 2 days ago
and money. Police arrested Ricky Banks, 40. They say there was a 4-year-old child in the home who was turned over to the Department of Human Services. Police say the found all the equipment needed to make counterfeit checks and money. They say... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
High court affirms state's immunityto representing Andrews, Burks said his law firm is involved with a pair of min
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 2 days ago
to representing Andrews, Burks said his law firm is involved with a pair of minimum-wage cases filed by employees of the Department of Human Services and the Youth Services Division. The court's ruling effectively makes those court cases moot,... Read more
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Canberra Times
Canberra company Gravity Consulting helping public servants 'visualise' strategybought into the concept, including the Australian Tax Office, the Department of
Canberra Times / Posted 2 days ago
bought into the concept, including the Australian Tax Office, the Department of Immigration and Border Protection, and the Department of Human Services. Gravity Consulting chief executive officer Kailash Krishnamurthi had been consulting to... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Sketching and storyboards - is this really government strategy?bought into the concept, including the Australian Tax Office, the Department of
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 3 days ago
bought into the concept, including the Australian Tax Office, the Department of Immigration and Border Protection, and the Department of Human Services. Gravity Consulting chief executive officer Kaleish Krishnamurthi had been consulting to... Read more
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The Courier
Sketching and storyboards - is this really government strategy?bought into the concept, including the Australian Tax Office, the Department of
The Courier / Posted 3 days ago
bought into the concept, including the Australian Tax Office, the Department of Immigration and Border Protection, and the Department of Human Services. Gravity Consulting chief executive officer Kaleish Krishnamurthi had been consulting to... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Sketching and storyboards - is this really government strategy?bought into the concept, including the Australian Tax Office, the Department of
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 3 days ago
bought into the concept, including the Australian Tax Office, the Department of Immigration and Border Protection, and the Department of Human Services. Gravity Consulting chief executive officer Kaleish Krishnamurthi had been consulting to... Read more
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Western Advocate
Sketching and storyboards - is this really government strategy?bought into the concept, including the Australian Tax Office, the Department of
Western Advocate / Posted 3 days ago
bought into the concept, including the Australian Tax Office, the Department of Immigration and Border Protection, and the Department of Human Services. Gravity Consulting chief executive officer Kaleish Krishnamurthi had been consulting to... Read more
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Manning River Times
Sketching and storyboards - is this really government strategy?bought into the concept, including the Australian Tax Office, the Department of
Manning River Times / Posted 3 days ago
bought into the concept, including the Australian Tax Office, the Department of Immigration and Border Protection, and the Department of Human Services. Gravity Consulting chief executive officer Kaleish Krishnamurthi had been consulting to... Read more
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The North West Star
Sketching and storyboards - is this really government strategy?bought into the concept, including the Australian Tax Office, the Department of
The North West Star / Posted 3 days ago
bought into the concept, including the Australian Tax Office, the Department of Immigration and Border Protection, and the Department of Human Services. Gravity Consulting chief executive officer Kaleish Krishnamurthi had been consulting to... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Sketching and storyboards - is this really government strategy?bought into the concept, including the Australian Tax Office, the Department of
Daily Liberal / Posted 3 days ago
bought into the concept, including the Australian Tax Office, the Department of Immigration and Border Protection, and the Department of Human Services. Gravity Consulting chief executive officer Kaleish Krishnamurthi had been consulting to... Read more
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The Border Mail
Sketching and storyboards - is this really government strategy?bought into the concept, including the Australian Tax Office, the Department of
The Border Mail / Posted 3 days ago
bought into the concept, including the Australian Tax Office, the Department of Immigration and Border Protection, and the Department of Human Services. Gravity Consulting chief executive officer Kaleish Krishnamurthi had been consulting to... Read more
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The Age
Canberra company Gravity Consulting helping public servants 'visualise' strategybought into the concept, including the Australian Tax Office, the Department of
The Age / Posted 3 days ago
bought into the concept, including the Australian Tax Office, the Department of Immigration and Border Protection, and the Department of Human Services. Gravity Consulting chief executive officer Kaleish Krishnamurthi had been consulting to... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Canberra company Gravity Consulting helping public servants 'visualise' strategybought into the concept, including the Australian Tax Office, the Department of
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 3 days ago
bought into the concept, including the Australian Tax Office, the Department of Immigration and Border Protection, and the Department of Human Services. Gravity Consulting chief executive officer Kaleish Krishnamurthi had been consulting to... Read more
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The Columbian
Women overcome community pressure to send Oregon man to prisonnoted that the girl also repeatedly told her story to others: a patrol officer,
The Columbian / Posted 3 days ago
noted that the girl also repeatedly told her story to others: a patrol officer, a child abuse investigator with the Oregon Department of Human Services, a police detective and ultimately a grand jury. But the girl offered a startling explanation:... Read more
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The World
Women overcome community pressure to send man to prisonyears ago told workers at a Portland youth shelter about the abuse. According t
The World / Posted 3 days ago
years ago told workers at a Portland youth shelter about the abuse. According to court papers, workers with the state Department of Human Services investigated by interviewing her, but it's unclear if they spoke to Noor. They didn't notify... Read more
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OregonLive.com
Somali-American girls battle families to send Portland molester to prisonnoted that the girl also repeatedly told her story to others: a patrol officer,
OregonLive.com / Posted 3 days ago
noted that the girl also repeatedly told her story to others: a patrol officer, a child abuse investigator with the Oregon Department of Human Services, a police detective and ultimately a grand jury. But the girl offered a startling explanation:... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Firing advances contract tweaksA legislative panel on Wednesday signed off on changes to six state Department
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 3 days ago
A legislative panel on Wednesday signed off on changes to six state Department of Human Services contracts with Preferred Family Healthcare Inc. of Springfield, Mo., after learning that a potential conflict of interest had been resolved. The... Read more
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OregonLive.com
Teacher sent to jail after reportedly biting her sonsaid. According to Turner Police Chief Don Taylor, police arrested Melissa Mar
OregonLive.com / Posted 3 days ago
said. According to Turner Police Chief Don Taylor, police arrested Melissa Marie Braun, 42, of Turner, after receiving a Department of Human Services report of child abuse. When they contacted Braun and her son, police noticed bruising from an... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Elgin state mental health facility lawsuitA. Owens are joined by the plaintiff's father at a news conference in Chicago t
Stamford Advocate / Posted 3 days ago
A. Owens are joined by the plaintiff's father at a news conference in Chicago to discuss a lawsuit against the Illinois Department of Human Services and others regarding alleged abuse by a former social worker at Elgin Mental Health Center. Jan.... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Elgin state mental health facility lawsuitA. Owens are joined by the plaintiff's father at a news conference in Chicago t
Connecticut Post / Posted 3 days ago
A. Owens are joined by the plaintiff's father at a news conference in Chicago to discuss a lawsuit against the Illinois Department of Human Services and others regarding alleged abuse by a former social worker at Elgin Mental Health Center. Jan.... Read more
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The Register Citizen
Elgin state mental health facility lawsuitA. Owens are joined by the plaintiff's father at a news conference in Chicago t
The Register Citizen / Posted 3 days ago
A. Owens are joined by the plaintiff's father at a news conference in Chicago to discuss a lawsuit against the Illinois Department of Human Services and others regarding alleged abuse by a former social worker at Elgin Mental Health Center. Jan.... Read more
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KTTC Rochester
Close to 1,000 animals rescued from Iowa hometo the judges. She walks. She is thriving in the world. Those are her kids," sa
KTTC Rochester / Posted 4 days ago
to the judges. She walks. She is thriving in the world. Those are her kids," said Galkowski. Vinton Police says the Department of Human Services is involved in this investigation and Galkowski is cooperating. Galkowski told KWWL the... Read more
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KWWL Iowa
DHS trying to fix errors in family planning listDES MOINES, Iowa (AP) - The Iowa Department of Human Services is still trying t
KWWL Iowa / Posted 4 days ago
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) - The Iowa Department of Human Services is still trying to fix errors in its database of health care providers enrolled in a new state-funded family planning program. DHS Director Jerry Foxhoven told reporters Wednesday the... Read more
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KTTC Rochester
Official: DHS trying to fix errors in family planning listDES MOINES, Iowa (AP) - The Iowa Department of Human Services is still trying t
KTTC Rochester / Posted 4 days ago
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) - The Iowa Department of Human Services is still trying to fix errors in its database of health care providers enrolled in a new state-funded family planning program. DHS Director Jerry Foxhoven told reporters Wednesday the... Read more
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OregonLive.com
Bill would prohibit using disability as sole reason to terminate parental rightsA proposed state bill would prohibit the Oregon Department of Human Services fr
OregonLive.com / Posted 4 days ago
A proposed state bill would prohibit the Oregon Department of Human Services from placing a child in foster care based solely on a parents' disability. The Senate Interim Committee On Human Services held a hearing on the bill last week, at this... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Judge dismisses suit in sex assault; statute of limitations expiredjudge Tuesday dismissed a lawsuit by eight sexual assault victims in Clarence G
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 4 days ago
judge Tuesday dismissed a lawsuit by eight sexual assault victims in Clarence Garretson's foster home who claimed Arkansas Department of Human Services case workers knew about Garretson's record of assaulting children but put them in the home... Read more
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KWWL Iowa
Nearly a thousand animals found in Vinton hometo the judges. She walks. She is thriving in the world. Those are her kids," sa
KWWL Iowa / Posted 4 days ago
to the judges. She walks. She is thriving in the world. Those are her kids," said Galkowski. Vinton Police says the Department of Human Services is involved in this investigation and Galkowski is cooperating. Galkowski told KWWL the... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Pregnant immigrant teen seeking abortion is released from government custodyaffects hundreds of teens being held in federally funded shelters. The Office
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 4 days ago
affects hundreds of teens being held in federally funded shelters. The Office of Refugee Resettlement within the Department of Human Services has said the minors have the option of returning to their home countries or finding sponsors in... Read more
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University of Queensland
New hub to support students with autism into employmentenable us to build a pipeline of candidates for our organisation and for client
University of Queensland / Posted 5 days ago
enable us to build a pipeline of candidates for our organisation and for clients such as the Australian Federal Government Department of Human Services, Department of Defence and the Department of Immigration and Border Protection, and also for our... Read more
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OregonLive.com
Oregon City couple pleads guilty to tax evasionand she had no responsibility for their finances other than to pay bills,'' Sch
OregonLive.com / Posted 5 days ago
and she had no responsibility for their finances other than to pay bills,'' Schindler said. In related action, the state Department of Human Services has notified the treatment center that it intends to deny the company's application for renewal... Read more
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The Morning Call
Elizabeth Stelle: Work-first requirements help people end reliance on benefit programsfor the poor — frequently devalue work. For example, last fall Gov. Wolf vetoe
The Morning Call / Posted 5 days ago
for the poor — frequently devalue work. For example, last fall Gov. Wolf vetoed House Bill 59, which instructed the Department of Human Services to explore Medicaid reforms, including a reasonable job search or work requirement for... Read more
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TribLIVE
Allegheny County agencies get $17.8M HUD grant to reduce homelessnesshas awarded a $17.8 million grant to Allegheny County to help fund efforts to r
TribLIVE / Posted 5 days ago
has awarded a $17.8 million grant to Allegheny County to help fund efforts to reduce homelessness. The county's department of human services will administer the grant funds to 20 different agencies that provide housing and services to... Read more
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The Courier Express Newspapers
Government watchdog: Illinois fudged jobs data to get federal OK to waive work requirement for food stamp recipientsto receive taxpayer-funded food stamps without having to work. The U.S. Depart
The Courier Express Newspapers / Posted 5 days ago
to receive taxpayer-funded food stamps without having to work. The U.S. Department of Agriculture approved an Illinois Department of Human Services waiver request in October for the entire 2018 calendar year. The move means able-bodied adults... Read more
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Canon City Daily Record
Judge orders competency evaluation for Montrose man accused of setting RV fire, crashing stolen truckto stand trial?" Wenner explained that the determination isn't up to her and i
Canon City Daily Record / Posted 5 days ago
to stand trial?" Wenner explained that the determination isn't up to her and instead would require evaluation by the Department of Human Services. Still, Fay remained emotional throughout the hearing, telling Wenner he is the owner of a... Read more
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KTTC Rochester
Iowa governor leaves door open on Medicaid work requirementsmaking people enrolled in Medicaid find work, attend school, enroll in job trai
KTTC Rochester / Posted 5 days ago
making people enrolled in Medicaid find work, attend school, enroll in job training or perform community service. The Iowa Department of Human Services oversees the state's privatized Medicaid program, which provides health care to the poor and... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
Iowa governor leaves door open on Medicaid work requirementsmaking people enrolled in Medicaid find work, attend school, enroll in job trai
WGEM Quincy / Posted 5 days ago
making people enrolled in Medicaid find work, attend school, enroll in job training or perform community service. The Iowa Department of Human Services oversees the state's privatized Medicaid program, which provides health care to the poor and... Read more
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KWWL Iowa
Iowa governor leaves door open on Medicaid work requirementsmaking people enrolled in Medicaid find work, attend school, enroll in job trai
KWWL Iowa / Posted 5 days ago
making people enrolled in Medicaid find work, attend school, enroll in job training or perform community service. The Iowa Department of Human Services oversees the state's privatized Medicaid program, which provides health care to the poor and... Read more
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Arkansas Business
Reporter Marci Manley Turns to PR; It's Not Shocking Newsstate PR job that better suits her marriage and family plans. She started Jan.
Arkansas Business / Posted 5 days ago
state PR job that better suits her marriage and family plans. She started Jan. 4 as deputy chief of communications at the Department of Human Services, where she’ll work for Amy Webb, the agency’s chief of communications and community engagement,... Read more
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KERA North Texas
It's An Easy Crime To Get Away With, But Prosecutors Are Trying To Change Thatbecome more integrated in society, people have come to know them," says Thaler,
KERA North Texas / Posted 5 days ago
become more integrated in society, people have come to know them," says Thaler, a deputy secretary of Pennsylvania's Department of Human Services. "Thirty years ago, it was impossible to find a prosecutor to prosecute. In the 1990s and the... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
It's An Easy Crime To Get Away With, But Prosecutors Are Trying To Change Thatbecome more integrated in society, people have come to know them," says Thaler,
KPBS San Diego / Posted 5 days ago
become more integrated in society, people have come to know them," says Thaler, a deputy secretary of Pennsylvania's Department of Human Services. "Thirty years ago, it was impossible to find a prosecutor to prosecute. In the 1990s and the... Read more
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