Stop Closing the Doors on the Community

From the International Examiner | By Michael Yee The turnaround in our local economy that we all wished for in 2011 didn’t occur. If you’re like me, you’re apprehensive about 2012. Cuts to federal, state and city government budgets seem to continually loom over us, affecting our lives one way or another. Politicians and elected …

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Neighborhood Social Security offices abruptly slated for closure – community rallies for time to respond

With little apparent notice to affected communities, the Social Security Administration (SSA) has announced plans to consolidate two local offices into the high-security Jackson Federal Building located on Second Avenue, possibly as early as March of this year. The move could put Social Security benefits out of reach for many vulnerable populations, including those with …

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Social Security event at UW with Terry O’Neill, Ron Sims and Rep. Jim McDermott

No RSVP necessary. Contact us to learn more > Driving directions to Kane Hall From I-5 (either direction) Take the NE 45th Street exit (#169). Turn East onto NE 45th Street. Continue east about one quarter mile and turn right (south) onto 15th Avenue NE. Head south on 15th Avenue three blocks to NE 41st …

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