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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

from nytimes.com

Navigating a Bureaucratic Maze to Renew Food Stamp Benefits

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 BuzzFeed

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

Food stamp benefits will be cut for more than 47 million Americans beginning Friday...

from Mail Online

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

A Federal food stamps card is used to purchase food in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. Shocking US government leaflet tells Mexican immigrants they can collect food stamp benefits without admitting they're in the country illegally.

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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.

from The Daily Meal

Food Stamp Benefits to Shrink November 1

Food Stamp Benefits to Shrink November 1~More than likely they'll vote themselves a BIG,FAT raise.Now children,the elderly and disabled will be certain to go to bed hungry.