federal government

Dre’s ‪#‎Breakfastbite‬… Starting this week all city school students regardless of income, will be offered a free breakfast and lunch under a federal program. What are your thoughts? MrTerrence Teel Absolutely Freakin Fantastic…and while they are at it provide all day programs and mentoring programs Leslie Alston About time the federal government is thinking. Every […]

Courtesy of NBC Politics: Senate leaders said Wednesday that they had reached a bipartisan agreement to end a protracted government shutdown and avert default on the national debt. The deal will reopen the government through mid-January and extend the government’s ability to borrow through early February – a victory for President Barack Obama and congressional […]

Dre’s #breakfastbite.. Happy Monday! Have you filed your taxes? Why not? @drejohnson1 #92q #bmore #baltimore #2013 Corahnda Carter-St Cyr No I totally fogot about about it. But thank you for the reminder Shantele Russell NO!!! I’m always last minute because I always owe. Dani- Renee‏@danilovinmylocs @DreJohnson1 got them dependents filed mine in February Toiya Best‏@ThickDiva428 […]

Gary covered this story this morning on The Rickey Smiley Morning Show.  Of course Rickey and the crew had jokes but it is a real story.  According to The Washington Post, The National Institute of Health is spending 1.5 million to find out why 75 percent of lesbian women are obese and gay men are […]

I want you to SOUND OFF on twitter and facebook. Here’s your chance to get out your daily gripe before making to work. Congress will get paid if the government shuts down, but Federal workers won’t. Questions: How would the possible Government shut down effect you? Stay Q’ed to Rickey Smiley in the morning on […]

WASHINGTON — <strong>President Barack Obama</strong> sent Congress a $3.83 trillion budget on Monday that would pour more money into the fight against high unemployment, boost taxes on the wealthy and freeze spending for a wide swath of government programs.