Stories tagged: "food stamps"


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Online Grocery Shopping Is Only Available to Food Stamp Recipients in Six States

"Every time I go out, I put myself at risk — and other people."

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Federal Judge Blocks GOP Plan to Cut Food Stamps

In her ruling, the judge cited concerns about the spread of the coronavirus and how it will impact vulnerable Americans, including the 700,000 who rely on SNAP for food.

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700,000 Americans Could Lose Food Stamps in April. We Spoke to One of Them.

Because of physical and mental health issues, Damon Smith depends on SNAP to survive. His benefits are now at risk because of a new Trump administration rule.

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Trump Wants to Slash Food Stamps For 700,000 People. These States Are Suing Him To Stop That.

Plus three other things you need to know today, January 17.