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The 5 percent rollback in food-stamp funding that hit at the start of November has unleashed a wave of familiar scaremongering. The reduction returns food-stamp benefits to the level they would have been without the infusion of …
Cuts totaling $5 billion from the food stamp program will mean less money for groceries for millions of people. Food stamp benefits will be cut, starting next Friday. The cuts, totaling $5 billion, will mean less money for groceries for …
WASHINGTON -- Veterans have a reminder for the Senate as it takes up plans to cut food stamps by $4.1 billion this week: The aid has been -- and still is -- vital to people who served their country. For Iraq veteran Don Martinez, 33, food
Volunteers pack bags of rice at the San Francisco Food Bank on Nov. 1, the same day that the largest cuts in the history of our country's food stamp program went into effect. Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images On Nov. 1, the largest …
WASHINGTON — Cuts to the nation's food stamp program enacted this year are only affecting four states, far from the sweeping overhaul that Republicans had pushed, an Associated Press review has found. As a result, it's unclear …
Nearly 5 million Latinos who receive food stamps will see their benefits go down starting Friday, just as Congress has begun negotiations on further cuts to the program that benefits 47 million Americans. Beginning in November, a …
In the middle of the worst economy and job situation in decades Republicans in the House voted to cut $40 billion from food stamps. This will kick 3.8 million people out of the program by 2014, then 3 million more each year after. Rep. …
WASHINGTON, Feb. 22— President Reagan's proposals for further reductions in social welfare programs, especially food stamps, ran into heavy criticism on Capitol Hill today, with the Roman Catholic Church joining academic experts and a …
annual cut in food stamps that took effect Friday. It "is going to hit those outlets that cater to lower-income consumers — Wal-Mart, dollar stores, grocers also," said Andrew P. Wolf, an analyst at BB&T Capital Markets. "If you look at it from …