County applies for less funds to figh...

County applies for less funds to fight poverty

There are 3 comments on the Pahrump Valley Times story from Apr 22, 2011, titled County applies for less funds to fight poverty. In it, Pahrump Valley Times reports that:

Nye County Health and Human Services Director Shirley Trummell said she was instructed to only apply for half the money for the Community Service Block Grant program this year, a program that provides services to very low to low income people.

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Tax Payer

AOL

#1 Apr 22, 2011
they blow$$$$, and you are taking their suggestions, leaving them more to blow on useless things, save lives. always apply for the MAX,, unbelievable ,do not listen to what they suggest, thats plain heartless, want deaths on your concience? you must need to go visit how sum people are stuck living, or maybe take their place?
Tax payer
Fred

United States

#2 Apr 22, 2011
Whichever republican told her that should be fired or recalled. If we don't apply for it, someone else will and our county will lose out. All they want is to make the rich richer. In Venezuela gas is about 12 cents a gallon. They were smart and nationalized their oil companies. Our country is still run by them.
Tom

United States

#3 Apr 29, 2011
Maybe they could tell the military they only get half of what they got last year. LOL

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