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Rethink ‘Essential’ During Shutdown

October 3, 2013

President Barack Obama is making certain the government “shutdown” does not affect some pet programs. Obamacare, for example, is plowing right along as if nothing had happened....

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Oct-07-13 11:11 AM

Since the Govt. shutdown, I have been turned down by Social Security Disability for the 4th time! A month ago, I called their office & they told me my appeal hadn't nor wouldn't be looked at for at least 7 more months. Then I get a letter 2 weeks ago denying it & my attorney says I have to come up with $400.00 for a civil suit filing fee! I don't know where I'm going to come up with $1,000 in property taxes for 2012 by Nov.1 or me & my husband will be out on the street! I have 30 + disabling conditions since 2006 & SSD had drug out these denials for that long! Yet my husband makes about $37,000 & over $750/month goes to child support & copays! Yet we can't get any assistance from SSI or food stamps. We live off of our credit cards which are maxed out. All this because of Obama & my own Dr's tell me they can't believe that I didn't get it for 1 of my conditions let alone 30! I have no idea where I'll be next month but something has to give when people in the

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Oct-03-13 6:26 AM

You guys think ESSENTIAL employees are News Register delivery boys...

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