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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