Cut in food stamps forces hard choices on poor - nytimes.com, But for millions of poor americans who rely on food stamps, reductions that began this month present awful choices. one gallon of milk for the kids instead. As cuts to food stamps take effect, more trims to benefits, Luke sharrett for the new york times. kathy baucom of newbern, tenn., who receives food stamps, in august picked up goods from a food bank. congress plans. Food stamps will get cut by $5 billion this week — and, A farmers market in roseville, calif. advertises its acceptance of ebt (electronic benefit transfer) cards, which are used for food stamps. (rich pedroncelli/ap).
Food stamp decrease set for november :( - the huffington post, Washington -- next month food stamp benefits will automatically shrink for all 47 million americans enrolled in the supplemental nutrition assistance program.. 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.. Nearly 1 million louisiana residents will see food stamp, Japonica thompson knows how to make her food stamps last. she is a coupon clipper and a savvy grocery shopper. a single mom, thompson can stretch a single pork loin.
Food stamps: military families redeem $100 million a year, Washington -- while the house of representatives considers cutting more than $20 billion from the food stamps program this week, it may want to consider a. Policy basics: introduction to the supplemental nutrition, What is snap? the supplemental nutrition assistance program (snap, formerly known as the food stamp program) is the nation’s most important anti-hunger program.. The ‘snap challenge:’ the claim that food stamp, The ‘snap challenge:’ the claim that food stamp recipients get by on $4.50 a day.