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The Senate passed a farm bill on Tuesday that ends direct subsidies for farmers and trims $90 a month from food stamps for 850,000

“The result will be more poor Americans going hungry. 850,000 families with nearly 2,000,000 people will lose an average of $90 / month in food assistance. That is on top of an $11 billion cut to food stamps in November … Continue reading

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GOP Cuts Deny Food Stamps to 6 Million

The final details of a House GOP proposal to cut food stamps by $40 billion over the next 10 years have not yet been made public, but a liberal Washington, D.C., think tank has predicted it would cut benefits for … Continue reading

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