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WASHINGTON – Less than three months after former President Donald Trump left the White House, the race to succeed him at the top of the Republican Party is already beginning. Former Trump Secretary of State Mike Pompeo launched an aggressive program, visiting states that will play a central role in the 2024 primaries, and he signed a contract with Fox News Channel. Former Trump vice president Mike Pence has launched a political advocacy group, finalized a book deal and later this month will deliver his first speech since leaving South Carolina. And Florida Governor Ron DeSantis wooed donors, including in Trump’s backyard, with a prominent speech to the former president at a GOP fundraising retirement dinner this month. here in Mar-a-Lago, the Florida resort town where Trump now lives. By Jill Colvin. SENT: 1190 words, photos.
SHELTER FOR SINGLE PARENT EXCHANGE
GREENWOOD, SC – When was the last time you saw a single mom and her kids standing on a street corner with a homeless sign? “Mothers are afraid that if they are on the streets with their children, social services will take their children away from them,” said Anthony Price, general manager of Greenwood Pathway House, the only homeless shelter in the Lakelands region. “They won’t stand out if their kids are holding a sign where you can see them. These mothers are actually trying to hide. By Greg K. Deal, The Greenwood Index-Journal. SENT: 870 words.