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South Carolina News: Allendale Town Administrator, Harold Dewayne Ennis Pleads Guilty to Theft of Federal Funds

Columbia, South Carolina – United States Attorney Sherri A. Lydon announced today that Harold Dewayne Ennis, Jr., 48, of Allendale, South Carolina, pled guilty in federal court to theft of federal funds. The Information to which Ennis pled guilty states that Ennis has held the position of Allendale Town Administrator since around the year 2000. In … Continue reading South Carolina News: Allendale Town Administrator, Harold Dewayne Ennis Pleads Guilty to Theft of Federal Funds

Ohio News: Local Woman, Cynthia A. Faulkner Pleads Guilty to Fraudulently Obtaining Federal Funds

Defendant Employed a Personal Housekeeper While Drawing SNAP Benefits DAYTON, Oo. – Cynthia A. Faulkner, 32, of Dayton, Ohio, pleaded guilty in U.S. District Court to fraudulently obtaining food card benefits and submitting false income tax documents. Specifically, she pleaded guilty to three counts of making a false document, two counts of aiding in the … Continue reading Ohio News: Local Woman, Cynthia A. Faulkner Pleads Guilty to Fraudulently Obtaining Federal Funds

WASHINGTON | Education Dept. proposals on guns in schools sparks outcry

WASHINGTON  — The Education Department says it is weighing whether to allow states to use federal funds to purchase guns for schools, prompting a storm of criticism from Democratic lawmakers and educators. If approved, the plan would likely generate a lot of controversy at a time when a string of especially deadly school shootings earlier … Continue reading WASHINGTON | Education Dept. proposals on guns in schools sparks outcry

Missouri News: More Than $1 Million Headed to Missouri Drug Courts—McCaskill Announces

Federal funds will support district drug courts across Missouri, including Kansas City, Northern, and Eastern Missouri WASHINGTON – U.S. Senator Claire McCaskill, who created one of the first drug courts in the country while serving as Jackson County Prosecutor, announced that over $1 million in federal funds will head to drug courts across Missouri, including … Continue reading Missouri News: More Than $1 Million Headed to Missouri Drug Courts—McCaskill Announces

Groups to sue Ben Carson over delay of anti-segregation rule

WASHINGTON/May 8, 2018 (AP)(STLRealEstate.News) — A group of advocacy organizations plans to sue the Department of Housing and Urban Development and its secretary, Ben Carson, over his decision to delay an Obama-era rule intended to ensure that communities confront and address racial segregation. A draft of the lawsuit argues that Carson illegally suspended the Affirmatively … Continue reading Groups to sue Ben Carson over delay of anti-segregation rule