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The Marriage Penalty

by Bob Branco When two people get married, where at least one of them receives supplemental security income, the Government tends to cut that subsidy. On the other hand, if this same couple decides to cohabitate, they keep their total…

Myths about Blindness

by Bob Branco There are many thoughts about blindness, which have evolved into assumptions. Sometimes it is difficult to set the record straight because people who have these beliefs do not know what it’s like to live without sight. For…

The Service Animal Craze

by Bob Branco As most of us know, guide dogs are allowed any place where their owners are, because the dog is part of its master’s travel. These particular service animals are welcome in restaurants, in stores, and on all…