February 14, 2016


Food stamp stimulus money expires, benefits cut 5.5 percent

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Those who need it most will have to make due with less. At midnight, federal taxpayer stimulus money that was approved in 2009 for food stamps in response to the recession expired. The expiration cuts monthly distributions by 5.5 percent. For a mother with two children, the reduction means about $29 less per month. For Read More…