Food stamps end for 48 million; Very slow enrollment for Obamacare (UCNN #212) - Education Videos
Urban Christian News Network with Daniella Whyte for Friday, November 1, 2013.
1. According to Fox News, Forty-eight million Americans will have their food stamps benefits slashed starting Friday, when a recession-era boost in the Supplemental Nutrition Assistant Program expires.
2. According to the Los Angeles Times, Just six enrollments occurred on the opening day for www.healthcare.gov, the troubled Obamacare website, according to documents released late Thursday by a House oversight committee. Rep. Darrell Issa (R-Vista), chairman of the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee, obtained the tally from meeting notes compiled by officials inside the "war room" at the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services, which was overseeing the rollout of the insurance marketplace.
3. According to TIME, U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry admitted for the first time on Thursday that in some cases the National Security Agency's surveillance program reached too far. Kerry told an open government summit in London via video link, "Innocent people are not being abused in this process, but there's an effort to try to gather information.
4. According to the BBC, Four Palestinian militants have been killed and five Israeli soldiers injured in violence in the Gaza Strip, Israeli and Palestinian sources say. The soldiers were wounded when they were hit by a bomb as they were destroying a tunnel found last month running from Gaza to Israel.
More videos from this user
Recommended for you
- The Fullness of Time (Part 5) (The History of Christianit...glsociety00:08:2619 views
- The Fullness of Time (Part 4) (The History of Christianit...glsociety00:11:0832 views
- Faith and Reason (Part 2) (The Reasons to Believe #21)glsociety00:07:5226 views
- Faith and Reason (Part 3) (The Reasons to Believe #22)glsociety00:07:5638 views
- Faith and Reason (Part 1) (The Reasons to Believe #20)glsociety00:07:2729 views
- The Fullness of Time (Part 5)glsociety00:11:0830 views
- Breaking Prophecy News; The Tribulation, Part 1 (The Prop...glsociety00:14:4946 views
- Thousands of Chinese Christians occupy church to prevent ...glsociety00:11:2327 views
- Questions About Arguments, part 1 (Reasons to Believe #7)glsociety00:07:2953 views
- Faith and Reason Are Allies (The Reasons to Believe #2)glsociety00:08:1745 views
- 5.1 quake shakes Calif.; 'Small' nuclear war could make E...glsociety00:12:3845 views
- 5.1 quake shakes L.A.; Warren launches campaign against m...glsociety00:10:0938 views
- Answers to Objections to Doing Apologetics, Part 2 (The R...glsociety00:05:0264 views
- Answers to Objections to Doing Apologetics, Part 1 (The R...glsociety00:06:0958 views
- Breaking Prophecy News; The Rapture Phase, Part 2 (The Pr...glsociety00:14:5842 views
- Deadly Ebola virus spreads; Russia kicked out of G8 (Seco...glsociety00:09:3649 views
- Breaking Prophecy News; The Rapture Phase, Part 1 (The Pr...glsociety00:15:2144 views
- Churches call for reconciliation in CAR; UK judge: Christ...glsociety00:09:5237 views
- EU leader says Europe faces "risk of armed conflict" (Sec...glsociety00:08:4539 views
- Breaking Prophecy News; Two Second Comings or One? Part 5...glsociety00:13:5080 views