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Food Stamp Cut

Arthur Delaney

Obama Administration Won't Delay Food Stamp Cuts, But States Can

HuffingtonPost.com | Arthur Delaney | Posted 03.06.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Food stamp recipients affected by benefit cuts Congress passed in February will get no reprieve from the Obama administration. The U....

The War on Poverty Is Back; This Time, It's the People's Burden

Marc Joseph | Posted 05.04.2014 | Impact
Marc Joseph

Luckily for us, our nonprofit organizations are stepping in and have created food banks to help fill the void continually shaped by Congress.

Food Stamp Cut Hits This County Harder Than Most

AP | BRETT BARROUQUERE and DYLAN T. LOVAN | Posted 01.23.2014 | Politics

BOONEVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Rosanna Troyer is coping with the drop in her federal food assistance from $367 to $303 by cutting back on meat purchases and...

Arthur Delaney

Food Stamp Cut Reverberates Across Country

HuffingtonPost.com | Arthur Delaney | Posted 11.04.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- National media and federal policymakers haven't paid much attention, but a $5 billion reduction to the food stamp program that took effe...

Arthur Delaney

Democrats Protest $5 Billion Food Stamp Cut They Voted For

HuffingtonPost.com | Arthur Delaney | Posted 10.30.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- A group of nine Democratic members of the House of Representatives held a press conference outside the Capitol on Tuesday to demand Cong...

Arthur Delaney

House Votes To Cut Food Stamps By $40 Billion

HuffingtonPost.com | Arthur Delaney | Posted 09.20.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The House of Representatives on Thursday approved sweeping reforms to the nation's food stamp program that would cut some $40 billion in...