food stamps cut

National media and federal policymakers haven't paid much attention, but a $5 billion reduction to the food stamp program that took effect Friday has already been reverberating across the country.
"It means a lot to me, because it's hard, it's hard what I get, it's not enough for my kids," Gonzalez said. "I'm telling
Put in a different context, the U.S. Census Bureau said food stamps lifted 4 million Americans out of poverty last year if
The House of Representatives on Thursday approved sweeping reforms to the nation's food stamp program that would cut some $40 billion in nutrition aid over 10 years and deny benefits to millions starting in 2014.
While most proponents of the bill similarly argued that they were just promoting work, there was also an undercurrent of