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Push to protect Americorps amid spending cuts
As budget negotiations get down and dirty in Washington, one of the programs that could again be in jeopardy is Americorps, the national service organization putting young people to work while tackling the nation’s toughest problems in exchange for a small living stipend and scholarship. Zach Maurin, Executive Director of ServiceNation and Tommy Vietor from Fenway Strategies join the program to discuss the fight to keep Americorps funded.