Discount retailer Dollar General Corp reported a surprise drop in quarterly comparable sales and tempered its full-year profit forecast, hit by lower grocery prices and reduced food stamp coverage in several U.S. states. …
Dollar General
Starting Friday, the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program will see a $5 billion reduction in funding. This means families of four who rely on food stamps will receive $36 less each month, starting now—a serious …
Scandal
Cuts are coming for people who rely on food stamps. The American Recovery and Reinvestment Act, commonly known as the stimulus package, raised these benefits in 2009, but that raise is set to expire at the end of …
Benefit
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 …
Michigan
WASHINGTON – Cuts to the nation’s food stamp program enacted this year are only affecting four states, including New Jersey — far from the sweeping overhaul that Republicans had pushed, an Associated Press …
Walmart’s price cuts over the past year came as US grocery prices fell ... and recently got clearance to participate in a pilot program to offer …
Walmart
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, …
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 …
As they prepare to slash food stamps to pay for Medicaid and teachers’ salaries, House Democrats are facing up to a harsh reality: To save some social programs, they’ll have to sacrifice others. “This is a bitter pill to …