After passing a massive tax cut benefiting the wealthy, congressional leaders are now asking hungry Americans to pay for it. As Blake McCartney draws attention to in her May 7 column “You should care about the Farm Bill,” the …
(CNN Money) — Many food stamp recipients could be locked out of the program …
The south Jersey Republican once again broke with the rest of the New Jersey congressional delegation and voted for legislation that would have funded farm subsidies for the next five years while imposing new restrictions on food stamps …
MONROE, La. (KNOE) - There's a lot of uncertainty for food stamps in the bayou state. It has people at the Northeast Louisiana Food Bank concerned. "We like improvements, but cuts worry us," Jean Toth, executive director NELA food …
The $860 billion Farm Bill being discussed in Washington includes cuts and restrictions to the nation's most–essential food assistance program, which helps 1 in 11 Nebraskans afford meals for their families. The Supplemental Nutrition …
WEBVTT $648 MILLION TO FILL THE CURRENT BUDGET GAP. >> IT IS REALLY BAD. JENNIFER: EDDIE RICHARDSON IS TALKING ABOUT THE DAILY STRUGGLE TO MAKE ENDS MEET IN NEW ORLEANS. AND FOR …
Legislation in Congress known as the Farm Bill was defeated by a vote of 198-213 Friday, averting attempts to implement $23 billion in cuts to the Supplemental …
PHOENIX - More than 960,000 people in Arizona rely on the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program, but advocates for food security fear the Farm Bill, under …
WASHINGTON ― The Republican food stamp plan would cut benefits by billions …