Daily Archives: March 14, 2013

Almost 50,000,000 Americans on Food Stamps

Last week the United States Department of Agriculture quietly released new statistics related to the food stamps program, officially known as SNAP (the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program). The numbers reveal, in 2012, the food stamps program was the biggest it’s … Continue reading

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House Blocks Obama Welfare-Work Waiver Rule

The House voted Wednesday to block the Obama administration’s attempt to waive a requirement that people must work or prepare for a job in order to receive federal welfare benefits. In a 246-181 vote, the House approved the Preserving Work … Continue reading

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