Trump Administration Circumvents Congress For Food Benefit Cuts (Again)

The Trump administration is reviving another food benefit cut that Republicans couldn’t get through Congress.  

Under a new proposal from the U.S. Department of Agriculture, states would lose some flexibility to set eligibility standards for the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program ― commonly known as food stamps ― which would push 3 million people out of the program.

Publisher: Huffington Post | Author: Arthur Delaney

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executive orders, extreme measures, governance, republicans, the poor, and trump agenda
DATE PUBLISHED
2019-07-24 (Modified: 2019-07-24)

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