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News Wrap: House Blocks Obama's Welfare Work Waiver

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In other news Wednesday, the House voted to block the Obama administration from allowing states to waive welfare work requirements. The GOP claimed the president was trying to destroy the 1996 welfare reform law. Also, a trial began in Steubenville, Ohio for two high school football players accused of raping a 16-year-old girl.

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