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Obama Signs Farm Bill That Trims Food Stamps

AP | NEDRA PICKLER | Posted 02.08.2014 | Politics

EAST LANSING, Mich. (AP) — President Barack Obama on Friday signed into law an agriculture spending bill that will spread benefits to farmers in eve...

Obama Signing Farm Bill That Cuts Food Stamps

Posted 02.07.2014 | Politics

By NEDRA PICKLER, THE ASSOCIATED PRESS WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama is carrying out a presidential duty that he hasn't had a lot of o...

Farm Bill Clears Senate Hurdle

Reuters | Posted 04.05.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON, Feb 3 (Reuters) - Long-delayed farm legislation cleared a procedural hurdle on Monday in the U.S. Senate, with passage of the nearly $1 ...

Obama's To-Do List Could Run Into Trouble

AP | JIM KUHNHENN and JOSH LEDERMAN | Posted 10.18.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- WASHINGTON (AP) — Regrouping after a feud with Congress stalled his agenda, President Barack Obama is laying down a three-item to-do l...

Obama Pushes For Bill To Protect 'Vulnerable' Americans

Reuters | Posted 01.23.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON, Oct 17 (Reuters) - President Barack Obama, in a rebuke to proposals by House Republicans for steep cuts in food stamps for the poor, urg...

Obama Calls For Action On 'Historic' Disaster

Reuters | Posted 10.08.2012 | Politics

By Margaret Chadbourn WASHINGTON, Aug 7 (Reuters) - The worst drought in half a century is slashing U.S. crop and live...

Arthur Delaney

Dems Not Backing SNAP Program

HuffingtonPost.com | Arthur Delaney | Posted 06.22.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- In order to help pay for a series of high-priority spending bills in 2010, congressional Democrats raided future funding for food stamps...