Drug Testing Could Soon Be Required For Food Stamps The Trump administration is considering a plan that would allow states to require certain food stamp recipients to undergo drug testing, handing a win to conservatives who've long sought ways to curb the safety net program.
Florida Bill Would Ban Food Stamp Users From Buying SodaA bill filed in the state on August 18 is looking to ban residents using the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program from buying soda.
Fear Of Deportation Drives People Off Food Stamps In USA crackdown on illegal immigration under President Donald Trump has driven some poor people to take a drastic step: opt out of federal food assistance because they are fearful of deportation, activists and immigrants say.
Food Stamp Fraud: Beneficiaries Illegally Sell EBT Cards On Craigslist, Social Media SitesIt's a welfare fraud scheme costing U.S. taxpayers $750 million a year. People are illegally selling their electronic food stamp cards on Craigslist and other social media sites for cash.
Opinion: Romney’s 47% Don't Pay Taxes Remark Is 100% ControversyRomney thought he was talking amongst his teammates in the locker room last May 17 only to find out that there was somebody on the other team hiding behind the lockers. Had he known a member of the other team was lurking back there, he would have chosen his words more carefully and had presented more carefully-chosen data than the data of which he swiftly generalized.
GOP Leadership Protects Their Budget While Cutting Ours
Bill Cuts Fingerprinting From Welfare ApplicationCalifornia would no longer fingerprint recipients of welfare and food stamps under a bill the state Assembly approved Wednesday.
Bill Would Allow Drug Felons To Collect Food StampsPeople who are convicted of drug-related felonies could soon be collecting California food stamps.