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Government Transparency

How our government collects and spends money is critically important. Transparency in government spending helps citizens hold our leaders accountable and promotes fiscal responsibility. 

Healthy Farms, Healthy Families

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Healthy Farms, Healthy Families

Most modern farms are far too reliant on pesticides and synthetic fertilizers that can stay on our food or drain into and pollute our drinking water. It's time to implement low-chemical farming practices, and protect our health and environment.

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How Safe Is Our Food?

Americans rely on a vast network of farms, slaughterhouses and manufacturers to provide safe food every day. In 2019 alone, high-profile recalls and foodborne illness outbreaks linked to flour, chicken strips and romaine lettuce reveal that more action is necessary to protect public health.

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How Safe Is Our Food?

Americans rely on a vast network of farms and businesses to provide safe food daily. But in recent years, a string of high-profile recalls ranging from romaine lettuce to millions of pounds of beef to Ritz and Goldfish crackers have called into question the system developed to ensure safe food reaches people’s plates. The ubiquity of the problem can make grocery shopping a game of Russian roulette where what a family has for dinner could make them seriously sick.

How to Approach Bill Payments During COVID-19

If you're struggling financially because of this pandemic, here's how you can delay this month's bills.

How to Identify and Report Price Gouging

Absurd prices for products should not be a concern during this outbreak. Here's how to identify price gouging and put a stop to it.

How to Pay Utility Bills During COVID-19

Many utilities have stopped disconnecting services, but these tips will help avoid a large bill in the future.

How to Protect Against Identity Theft and Fraud

Here's how to track you accounts and protect your confidential information from misuse by identity thieves.

How to Shop Safely Online during COVID-19

Make safer online shopping choices during COVID-19 by following these tips. 

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