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Food Stamp Bill

WATCH: Poet Slams Food Inequality In Light Of Food Stamp Cuts

commonwealth club | Mehroz Baig | Posted 09.23.2013 | San Francisco

The Commonwealth Club and The Huffington Post San Francisco present "Commonwealth Club Thought Leaders," an ongoing series of insights from the most i...

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...

Arthur Delaney

A Kinder, Gentler Food Stamp Cutting Bill?

HuffingtonPost.com | Arthur Delaney | Posted 08.08.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- In new legislation to be unveiled soon, Republicans will seek twice the savings from the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program as th...

Food Stamp Cuts Might Not Happen In House

The Huffington Post | Arthur Delaney | Posted 07.25.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Republicans in the House of Representatives removed food stamps from broader farm legislation in hopes that doing so would make it easie...

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...

GOP Food Stamp Measure Meets Demise

AP | JIM ABRAMS | Posted 08.19.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON — The Senate on Tuesday began plowing through 73 amendments to a $500 billion bill that will set farm policy and fund the food stamp ...