Republican Budget Would Shred Safety Net
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Republican Budget Would Shred Safety Net

By Jazelle Hunt NNPA Washington Correspondent WASHINGTON (NNPA) – The Republican House budget will shred…

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States to Test Ways to Send Food Stamp Recipients to Work
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States to Test Ways to Send Food Stamp Recipients to Work

MARY CLARE JALONICK, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — New federal grants will help 10 states…

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Child Watch: Preventable Hunger in Our Land of Plenty
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Child Watch: Preventable Hunger in Our Land of Plenty

By Marian Wright Edelman NNPA Columnist While many American families gathered around the Thanksgiving table…

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Food Stamp Cuts: Children Will Go Hungry
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Food Stamp Cuts: Children Will Go Hungry

By Lee A. Daniels NNPA Columnist “Are there no prisons? And the workhouses, are they…

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Forcing Poor People to Go Hungry
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Forcing Poor People to Go Hungry

By Lee A. Daniels NNPA Columnist   Just as the holiday season begins, when the…

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47M Americans Hit by Food Stamp Cuts Starting Today
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47M Americans Hit by Food Stamp Cuts Starting Today

[USA Today] Food stamp benefits will be cut to more than 47 million Americans starting…

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‘Entitlement Programs’ Serve Elderly and Poor
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‘Entitlement Programs’ Serve Elderly and Poor

By George E. Curry NNPA Columnist   Republicans have made it clear that their next…

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Stop the Shutdown, Prevent Economic Meltdown
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Stop the Shutdown, Prevent Economic Meltdown

By Marian Wright Edelman NNPA Columnist   Since the government was forced to shut down…

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Farm Bill Passes in House, Without Food Stamp Funding
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Farm Bill Passes in House, Without Food Stamp Funding

[The Washington Post] House Republicans successfully passed a Farm Bill Thursday by splitting apart funding…

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‘Food Stamps’ Cuts Will Hurt Poor Black Families
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‘Food Stamps’ Cuts Will Hurt Poor Black Families

by Freddie Allen NNPA Washington Correspondent WASHINGTON (NNPA) – Both the House and Senate have…

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