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Gop Food Stamps

Here's What A GOP Senate Candidate Thinks About Food Stamp Recipients

The Huffington Post | Samantha Lachman | Posted 05.02.2014 | Politics

A Republican Senate candidate equated food stamp recipients to wild animals in a Facebook post Monday. The candidate, Dr. Annette Bosworth, is run...

Dem Rep: Republicans Who Voted For Food Stamp Cuts 'Just Want People To Starve'

The Huffington Post | Chris Gentilviso | Posted 02.11.2014 | Politics

Rep. Jerry Nadler (D-N.Y.) had some choice words for his Republican colleagues on Sunday, lashing out at those who voted for the 2014 farm bill and it...

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...

House Republicans Weigh 'Arbitrary' Food Stamp Measure

AP | MARY CLARE JALONICK | Posted 07.25.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- About 47 million Americans received food stamps last year, but only a relative few are required to work or look for a job as a condition...

Democrat Cries Foul In Congress: 'Shame On Republicans'

The Huffington Post | Arthur Delaney | Posted 07.12.2013 | Politics

Rep. Corrine Brown (D-Fla.) sparked a congressional manners debate after she shouted "Shame on the Republicans" during a discussion of GOP farm legisl...

Republicans Insist On Politics Of Cruelty

Salon | Posted 06.18.2013 | Politics

The White House, bless them, has threatened to veto the Farm Bill if Congress passes the House version of the legislation, which cuts $2 billion a yea...

House Reps Protest Potential Food Stamp Cuts With Radical Stunt

The Huffington Post | Luke Johnson | Posted 12.31.2011 | Politics

Rep. Jackie Speier (D-Calif.) along with eight other congressional Democrats are eating on a budget of about $4.50 a day to show solidarity with food ...