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ASSOCIATION OF COMMUNITY ORGANIZATIONS FOR REFORM NOW
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I Can't Do This Anymore, Congress. I Can't.
Republicans are blocking funds for the long-shuttered ACORN again.
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Here Is The Single Dumbest Thing In The Government Spending Bill
House Republicans Finally Surrender To ACORN
The Association of Community Organizations for Reform Now -- better known as ACORN -- disbanded in early 2010 because it
House GOP Weighs Defunding ACORN In 13th Vote To Block Funds To Defunct Organization
Several other appropriations bills -- legislative branch funding and Hurricane Sandy relief aid, for instance -- have not
New GOP Budget Bill Would Defund the Defunct ACORN. This Could Be Good News for Progressives
Author SEEDS OF CHANGE.The Story of Acorn, America's Most Cont...
Even though ACORN has been dead for over 3 years, so meticulous are the Republicans at keeping federal funds away from this organization that helped the poor and has never been convicted of a crime, that they, in 2013, prohibit ACORN and its successors in interest from ever receiving federal funds.
ACORN, In New GOP Budget Bill, Would Be Defunded Again, Even Though It No Longer Exists
This article has been updated with a comment from the committee spokeswoman. But the damage to ACORN's reputation had already
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