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SNAP benefits are rising for millions of Americans, thanks to a ‘Thrifty Food Plan’ update

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The U.S. Department of Agriculture adjusts Supplemental Nutritional Assistance Program benefits to reflect changes in food prices once a year. The government agency will take two other factors into account when it increases those benefits, which help people buy food, on Oct. 1, 2021.

21 million Americans say Biden is ‘illegitimate’ and Trump should be restored by violence, survey finds

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A recent Washington demonstration supporting those charged with crimes for the January 6 insurrection at the U.S. Capitol fizzled, with no more than 200 demonstrators showing up. The organizers had promised 700 people would turn out - or more.

Half of unvaccinated workers say they’d rather quit than get a shot – but real-world data suggest few are following through

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And several surveys have shown that as many as half of unvaccinated workers insist they would leave their jobs if forced to get the shot. But how many will actually follow through?