Tuesday, November 20, 2018

Tag: food stamps

Trump Wants To Impose A Fee On Small Grocery Stores That...

Republicans love to tout "smaller government" and "protecting small business owners." Well, if the facade hasn't fallen away yet, perhaps the next installment of targeted genocide against the...

Fox News Host Apologizes For Bogus Report On Food Stamp Fraud...

On Friday, Fox News aired a report which alleged that food stamp fraud was at an all-time high. Host Abby Huntsman commented: "Food stamp fraud...

Trump’s Policy Adviser Cutting Food Stamps: ‘Nothing’s More Christian’ (VIDEO)

President-elect Donald Trump has a new policy adviser who is lacking in one thing: compassion. Ken Blackwell, a Senior Fellow for Family Empowerment at the Family...

Debate Rages As Georgia Says Get A Job Or Lose Your...

The state of Georgia has re-ignited a firestorm of debate by announcing plans to extend its program of witholding food stamps from any able-bodied,...

6 Things The GOP Needs To Know About Food Stamps (VIDEO)

Mabel McFiggin was an unemployed factory worker in May of 1939. Living in poverty, she was struggling to feed her family. She was the...

WATCH: Viral Video Of Republican Woman Freaking Out In Walmart Over...

A new viral video is circulating on the internet of a hateful woman tearing down a man trying to purchase groceries for his child,...

Lawmakers Slammed By Samantha Bee Over Diaper ‘Luxury’

This week on "Full Frontal," Samantha Bee covered President Obama's plans to make diapers more affordable to low-income moms and the confusing objections posed by Republican...

Up To One Million Poverty-Stricken Americans Could Be Hit By Food-Stamp...

Across the country, hundreds of thousands of low-income Americans are set to lose their food stamp benefits in the upcoming weeks, as harsh new...

Will There Be Civil Unrest As Over 500,000 People lose ‘SNAP’...

As many as one million Americans will stop receiving food stamps effective from April 2, 2016. This is as a result of a 20-year...

New Food Stamp News: 12 Things You MUST Know Today

Originally published at Poor as Folk and reprinted with permission.   Today’s 12 things are all things food assistance related: 1. 12,000 unemployed Arkansans will lose SNAP...

WTF?! GOP Lawmaker Wants To Tell Food Stamp Recipients What They...

A New York state Senator thinks she knows exactly what those on food stamps should and should not be able to buy with their...

PA Man Harasses Food Stamp Recipients, Then Steals Their Food…WTF?! (Video)

So this is what we've come to in America? People are now being harassed just because they used their SNAP benefit card to buy...

CDC Report Destroys Conservative Diet Myth About Poor Kids

A recent report by the Centers for Disease Control detailed a survey taken between 2011-’12. The study found that “no significant difference was seen...

Oklahoma GOP: Sorry You All ‘Misinterpreted’ Our Comparing The Hungry To...

I like to call what the Oklahoma Republican Party did when they got caught red-handed comparing those on Food Stamps to wild animals a...

Oklahoma Republican Party Compares Hungry Food Stamp Recipients To Wild Animals

The Republican Party of Oklahoma has decided that it would be a good idea to compare Americans who are on Food Stamps to wild...

President Obama Slams Fox News For Suggesting The Poor Are ‘Leeches’

While speaking at an event focusing on alleviating poverty in the United States earlier this week, President Obama took on the lies of Fox...

Wisconsin GOP Willing To Spend Millions To Control What Can Be...

You've simply got to love the backwards ways in which Republicans go about trying to prove they're fiscally conservative and want to increase personal...

Paul Ryan Says ‘Lucrative’ Welfare Benefits Created ‘Poverty Trap’ In Baltimore

If you were wondering how long it would take before some Scrooge McDuck member of the Republican Party would step forward and blame what...

Let Them Eat Kale? Gweneth Paltrow Takes Fire For ‘Food Stamp...

Actress Gweneth Paltrow is living pretty rough these days. She can only spend $29 on food for the entire week. The actress hasn't fallen...

Rednecks: A Liberal Legacy, Gone With The Wind

For five days in the Fall of 1921, as many as 10,000 coal miners stood up for their rights as hard working Americans and...