Connect with us!

RSS Feed

Food stamp cuts to take effect Friday


Americans on food stamps will see a reduction in benefits starting Friday.

For a family of four on the maximum allowed benefits, that’s $36 less per month for food on the table.

It sounded like a great idea when it was launched; a program aimed in part, at making school lunches healthier.

“We’re determined to finally take on one of the most serious threats to their future. And that is the epidemic of childhood obesity in America today,” Michelle Obama said in 2012.

But to fund that war on obesity, the White House borrowed money from the war on hunger.


Western Winter Bat Sleeve Fur Collar Women Cardiganbanner
.. on November 1, 2013. Filed under HEADLINES. You can follow any responses to this entry through the RSS 2.0. You can leave a response or trackback to this entry

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

You may use these HTML tags and attributes: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <strike> <strong>