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Hell Hath No Fury Like A Mama Grizzly Denied

It is no secret that Medicare, Medicaid and Social Security are in major need of overhauling. In fact, these three entitlements are some of the most heavily debated issues for both political parties. What no one on either side of the political aisle will stop and think about is how the abuses of these systems that were created to help ...

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Who’s Going to Pay?

Have you ever been surfing the web and found a video that made you drop your jaw and made your blood pressure go through the roof? I recently came across one such video. The sad thing is that this woman is just one example of the many in our country who expect that their decisions should come without responsibilities. The ...

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Thank You Sen. Thomas Carper, For Hearing The Voice Of The Children

It is not too often that I can actually say I am proud of an elected Government Official. It is even more rare that I am able to say I am proud of a Democrat in office, much less a Democrat Senator. Today, I am so proud of Senator Thomas Carper, a Democrat Senator from Delaware. He hears the voice ...

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Too Many Meds for Foster Kids?

ABC News Exclusive Report with Diane Sawyer, on a report which will be released this Thursday by the Government Accountability Office (GAO). The report is the findings of a two-year-long investigation of psychiatric medications being prescribed to foster children at an alarming rate. Fives states were involved in the investigation– Florida, Massachusetts, Michigan, Oregon and Texas. video platformvideo managementvideo solutionsvideo ...

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Forever Family

This continues the story of our journey to have a family. The time frame for this chapter of our story is July 2009. If you continue to read along, you will see first hand the reality of how broken the Foster Care system truly is. ____________________ It was here!  The day we had all longed for had arrived! It was the day ...

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The Baby Is Ours!

This continues the story of our journey to have a family. The time frame for this chapter of our story is January 2009. If you continue to read along, you will see first hand the reality of how broken the Foster Care system truly is. ____________________   January 2009. This was it! It was our final court date for termination of rights ...

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My Children Are Threatened

  This continues the story of our journey to have a family. The time frame for this chapter of our story is September 2008. If you continue to read along, you will see first hand the reality of how broken the Foster Care system truly is. ____________________ We had finally reached a point where thing were on track for all five adoptions ...

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Little Boy Lost

This continues the story of our journey to have a family. The time frame for this chapter of our story is April-June 2008. If you continue to read along, you will see first hand the reality of how broken the Foster Care system truly is. ____________________ During the time between the baby that needed medical attention going home and us receiving our ...

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Full House

This continues the story of our journey to have a family. The time frame for this chapter of our story is May-June 2007. If you continue to read along, you will see first hand the reality of how broken the Foster Care system truly is. ____________________ We had not had the baby but just a few days when the older children’s therapist ...

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Too Good To Be True

This continues the story of our journey to have a family. The time frame for this chapter of our story is March 2008. If you continue to read along, you will see first hand the reality of how broken the Foster Care system truly is. ____________________ When the battle was won in the last case, I was completely at peace when they ...

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Rudy Giuliani: 2012 Presidential Profile

Personal Information Rudolph William Louis “Rudy” Giuliani was born May 28, 1944 in Brooklyn, New York. He was the only child of Harold and Helen Giuliani, both of whom where first-generation Americans, and children of Italian immigrants. Family Rudy Giuliani has been married three times. He has two children with his second wife.   Religious Affiliations Roman Catholic In his ...

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I Am So Angry

Once again I am veering off the ongoing saga of our story to adopt children through the Broken Foster Care System. If you’ve already read my Mother’s Day story, you know that our adoptions were finalized in July of 2009. After the adoptions it took some time for the kids to adjust to the fact that they were in fact ...

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Michele Bachmann: 2012 Presidential Profile

  June 27, 2011- Congresswoman Michele Bachmann made an official announcement that she is running for office of President of The United States of America PERSONAL INFORMATION Michele Marie (Amble) Bachmann was born in on April 6, 1956 in Waterloo, Iowa, to David John Amble and Jean (née Johnson) Amble, who she describes as “a family of Norwegian Lutheran  Democrats”.  After the divorce of ...

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Fighting For Another Child

This continues the story of our journey to have a family. The time frame for this chapter of our story is March 2008. If you continue to read along, you will see first hand the reality of how broken the Foster Care system truly is. ____________________ It was hard to pick myself up by my boot-straps and carry on, but it was ...

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Do Not Be Afraid

This continues the story of our journey to have a family. The time frame for this chapter of our story is November 2007-March 2008. If you continue to read along, you will see first hand the reality of how broken the Foster Care system truly is. ____________________ When we first heard about the Foster-To-Adopt Program, it had been our intention to adopt a ...

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