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Oklahomans on Food Stamp Program Up 46 Percent Video included

The number of people receiving food stamps to buy groceries has risen by 46 percent in Oklahoma in just three years. If the trend continues, Oklahoma will receive almost $1 billion in federal food stamp funding this year alone. More>>

Faces of Unemployment: Tulsa Woman Still Jobless More Than 1 Year Later Video included

Economists say the recession ended in June of 2009, but that doesn't mean the unemployment crisis is over. The recession has taken an irreversible toll on many Oklahomans. More>>

Will the HIRE Act Push Businesses to Hire the Unemployed? Video included

The HIRE Act is a little-known program, signed by President Obama in March, which offers businesses tax incentives to hire the unemployed, but, many people wonder if it will actually work. More>>

Switching to Four Day School Week Not Successful for Some Districts Video included

Some rural school districts went to four-day weeks this year in an effort to save money, but is it working? The Oklahoma Impact Team examines why some superintendents are opting to cut staff so they can afford to go back to a five-day week.   More>>

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