Wednesday, September 04, 2013
Silver&Fit Social Event at the National Aviary
Silver&Fit members are invited to attend the National Aviary for the Silver&Fit Exercise and Healthy Aging Program social event on Sept. 4! It includes free admission to the Aviary for Silver&Fit members. RSVP for the event by August 29 at www.SilverandFit.com. Enter your user name and password, click Social Activities on your home page, and then click on this event. Members may RSVP by calling 877-427-4788 (TTY/TDD 877-710-2746) Monday-Friday, 8 a.m. to 9 p.m. ET.
Education Secretary Arne Duncan and Attorney General Loretta Lynch have announced a pilot program that would allow prisoners eligible for release to apply for Pell Grants. Prisoners could begin receiving federal student aid to take college courses as soon as 2016-17 school year. The Education Department does not know what the participation rate or cost of this program will be. In 1994 Congress excluded federal and state prisoners from obtaining the low-income grants that do not have to be repaid.
KQV/Trib Total Media Listener Poll Do you agree with President Obama, that if the Constitution would allow for it that he would be elected for a third term as president of the United States?