Earlier this year, Wisconsin’s state Assembly approved a bill requiring food-stamp recipients to use at least two-thirds of their monthly benefits on foods authorized by another federal nutrition program, including meat …
Wall Street Journal · ByJon.kamp ,Jesse Newman andJon Kamp · 11/26/2015
Food Stamps
Her food stamps provide her family about $4.50 a day altogether ... Following welfare reforms in 1996 under President Bill Clinton, the number of enrollees in the Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) program …
International Business Times · 11/25/2015
Food Stamps
The federal food stamp program requires able-bodied recipients to work ... Assembly lawmakers still approved a bill to spend $7 million to put recipients' photos on the program's debit cards.
Madison · 11/30/2015
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including a bill that died in the Legislature this year. This time DHHS will pursue the change through rulemaking. Maine has asked the U.S. Department of Agriculture for permission to ban candy and soft drink purchases …
Portland Press Herald · BySteve Mistler · 11/24/2015
food stamps
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The Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) is seeking to keep candy and soft drinks out of the reach of food stamp recipients by asking federal ... representing grocers opposed the junk food bill when it came … · 1 day ago
Food Stamp Recipients
... stamp challenge” in last week’s paper mocked this “game” of living on food stamps. “Eat on $5 a day for 10 days? A ’challenge?’” wrote “Bill,” on the first day of the food-stamp journey. Bill, not his actual name, says he’s been ...
News & Review · ByNick Miller · 11/26/2015
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No one wants to see any fraudulent use of public programs like unemployment insurance and food stamps (also known as SNAP nationally ... but it won’t accomplish that because the bill doesn’t authorize …
Urban Milwaukee · 11/27/2015
Food Stamps
Then-President Bill Clinton and Newt Gingrich’s Congress required ABAWDs—as they are known in the business—to obey “work requirements” or their food stamps would go on a time limit. During the great recession, many of these restrictions were ...
Seattle Weekly · 11/25/2015
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Three people are now charged with stealing more $700,000 in food stamps benefits. The alleged fraud took place ... A famous, 62-year-old Lake Michigan car ferry hopes to get a clean bill of health from inspectors in …
9&10 News · 1 day ago
Gladwin County
With new leadership promises of floor time, House Agriculture Committee Chairman Frank Lucas is back with a retooled farm bill that sets a goal of $38 billion in 10-year savings while tilting more to the right by demanding greater cuts from food stamps.
Politico · ByDavid Rogers · 11/25/2015