This Saturday will mark the 20th anniversary of the moment that forever changed the lives of Americans. The 9/11 attack would claim the lives of nearly 3,000 people in one day –– making it the single largest loss of life resulting from a foreign attack on American soil.
U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) was established in 2003 as part of the Department of Homeland Security to create a single, unified command agency focused on the security of our nation’s borders following the tragic events of Sept. 11, 2001.
Over the course of the last few days images showing dogs in cages left in Afghanistan claimed they were service dogs abandoned by the U.S military forces. Pentagon officials have now debunked the claim.
On Monday, the U.S. Department of Agriculture announced a re-evaluation of the Thrifty Food Plan that is currently used to determine SNAP benefits eligibility. Currently, more than 42 million Americans receive assistance through the SNAP program.