Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program
The Trump administration proposed eliminating federal heating help altogether.
We need to find opportunities to strengthen, not dismantle, programs that help low-income families.
"Congress was clear in the farm bill that the reductions in SNAP benefits take effect not later than 30 days after enactment
"We are seeing more people than ever with no resources to heat their homes," Rick McCarthy, a consultant to the Maine Community
"There are rules and laws against shutting power off for people at certain times of the year because of the weather," he
Low-income individuals, senior citizens and the disabled are being warned by the state to apply as early as possible for
Over and over again, these witnesses remind us of three important reasons to preserve human needs services: If programs like
"There's a lot of people more hurting than us, but that program is one of the really helpful programs. California's not a
I never thought I would see a Democratic president fight to cut low income energy assistance for the poor. But I never thought I would see Democrats claim credit for extending all of the Bush tax cuts.
WASHINGTON -- Reports that President Barack Obama's upcoming budget will propose steep cuts in the government's energy assistance