Food stamp cuts - the huffington post, Congressional republicans proposed a budget this week that could kick 11 million people off food stamps, according to an outside analysis released fri. President obama signs $8.7 billion food stamp cut into law, Harlem residents choose groceries at the food bank for new york city, dec. 11, 2013. in new york, n.y.. Food banks anticipate impact of cuts to food stamps, Lawmakers say the compromise would not force anyone off the food stamp rolls. the budget savings, said senator debbie stabenow, democrat of michigan and.
Republicans just won the food stamp war | mother jones, On wednesday morning, republicans won a years-long battle over whether to slash or spare food stamps when the house passed the farm bill, a $500 billion piece of. Why the food stamp cuts in the farm bill affect only a, When the president signs the farm bill on friday, he’ll be enacting a huge set of policies including an $8.6 billion cut to food stamps over the next decade.. Military use of food stamps rises again - feb. 17, 2014, At military grocery stores, more food stamps have been redeemed over the years. more military families used food stamps to buy milk, cheese, meat and bread.
Congress passes $8.7 billion food stamp cut | msnbc, Brooklyn residents receive free food as part of a bowery mission outreach program on december 5, 2013.. Snap benefits will be cut for nearly all participants in, The 2009 recovery act’s temporary boost to supplemental nutrition assistance program (snap) benefits is scheduled to end on november 1, 2013, resulting in a benefit. Food stamps will get cut by $5 billion - washington post, But the food-stamp program is now set to downsize in the weeks ahead. there's a big automatic cut scheduled for nov. 1, as a temporary boost from the 2009 stimulus.