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).
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. Supplemental nutrition assistance program - wikipedia, the, According to the united states department of agriculture (based on a study of data gathered in fiscal year 2010), statistics for the food stamp program are as follows.
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. Snap/food stamp participation « food research & action center, April 2014 snap caseloads down over the year. snap still matters for millions of people across us. april 2014 participation tables — 1-month change, 1-year, 5-year. The food stamp challenge: eating on $30 a week, Sheila steffen is a producer for cnn. read part one of her food stamp challenge, wherein she shopped for a week's worth of groceries, spending only the $30.