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Arthur Delaney

GOP Rep Says His Constituents Could Dodge Food Stamp Cuts | Arthur Delaney | Posted 09.25.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- After the House of Representatives voted to cut food stamp funding by 5 percent last week, Rep. Robert Hurt (R-Va.) trumpeted the legisl...

Arthur Delaney

House GOP Passes Bill Refighting Old Welfare Debate | Arthur Delaney | Posted 03.14.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- A day after Rep. Paul Ryan (R-Wis.), chairman of the House Budget Committee, said Republicans wouldn't "refight the past," House Republi...

Sam Stein

Republican Governor Will Pursue Welfare Reform Now That Election Is Over | Sam Stein | Posted 12.04.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Utah Gov. Gary Herbert (R) was in a tight political spot this past summer. His party's nominee, Mitt Romney, was railing against the Ob...

Romney Doubles Down On Debunked Attack Ad

The Huffington Post | Elise Foley | Posted 09.26.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney on Tuesday scoffed at questions about whether his advertisements are misleading, saying an a...

GOP Leaders Seek Action On Welfare

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 11.11.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Senior Republicans are pushing for votes in Congress to block the Obama administration from waiving some provisions of the nation's land...

Welfare-Work: How About the Facts?

Morna Murray | Posted 11.05.2012 | Politics
Morna Murray

He's actually accusing President Obama of not understanding the dignity of work, a fundamental American value? And Governor Romney makes this accusation based on a total distortion of facts?

GOP Governor Goes Off Romney Welfare Script

The Huffington Post | Arthur Delaney | Posted 08.24.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Mitt Romney's presidential campaign released letters Friday from nine Republican governors supporting work requirements for welfare reci...

Romney Offers Less Misleading Description Of Obama Welfare Policy

The Huffington Post | Arthur Delaney | Posted 08.16.2012 | Politics

Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney on Thursday offered a less-hyperbolic-than-usual description of President Barack Obama's recent welfare ...

Newt Gingrich Admits 'No Proof' Of Romney Ad Welfare Claim

The Huffington Post | Arthur Delaney | Posted 08.09.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Newt Gingrich admitted Wednesday evening that Mitt Romney's presidential campaign has no evidence the Obama administration dropped work ...