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Food stamp benefits to be cut just before the holidays

Food stamp benefits to be cut just before the holidays because the recession-era boost has expired

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from the Guardian

Looking for fraud? Don't look at food stamp recipients, look at Wall Street

Looking for fraud? Don't look at food stamp recipients, look at Wall Street | Chris Arnade

Voting against their best interest, because faux news, and an Australian, and a Saudi billionaire tell them to.

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from nytimes.com

Navigating a Bureaucratic Maze to Renew Food Stamp Benefits

Navigating a Bureaucratic Maze to Renew Food Stamp Benefits - NYTimes.com

from nytimes.com

Navigating a Bureaucratic Maze to Renew Food Stamp Benefits

Navigating a Bureaucratic Maze to Renew Food Stamp Benefits - The New York Times

In September, Rep. Trey Radel voted for Republican legislation that would allow states to make food stamp recipients pee in cups to prove they’re not on drugs. In October, police busted the Florida Republican on a charge of cocaine possession.

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from jsonline.com

Elderly, disabled among those hit hardest by food stamp cut

Elderly, disabled among those hit hardest by cut in food stamp benefits

from BuzzFeed

This Is What The Decrease In Food Stamp Benefits Means For Your State

With just 121 days until Democratic candidates face angry voters at the polls, President Barack Obama is touting a recent jobs report as evidence that his jobs agenda is finally working.

Cruel House Republicans Vote to Cut Off Food for 170,000 Vets and 3.8 Million Americans

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from Mail Online

Shocking US government leaflet tells Mexican immigrants they can collect food stamp benefits without admitting they're in the country illegally

The story: SNAP has come under political fire, as elected officials – many from rural areas – look to make cuts in the program to reduce the federal budget. There is a perception that the SNAP program benefits mostly lower-income urban residents.