House Votes To Cut Food Stamps By $40 Billion

September 20, 2013   // 0 Comments

By Arthur Delaney and Michael McAuliff   WASHINGTON -- The House of Representatives on Thursday approved sweeping reforms to the nation's food stamp program that would cut some $40 billion in nutrition aid over 10 years and deny benefits to millions starting in 2014. By 217 to 210, the House said yes to the measure, with its Republican backers arguing it would help more people find jobs....

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