We’re in the middle of several crises; heaven forbid we have some potato chips about it.
His latest move will take away vital benefits from around 700,000 people in what experts call a "punitive measure."
The shutdown was more than an inconvenience for the 40 million people on food stamps.
Food stamp funding also hangs in the balance as the US enters its longest shutdown in history.
The Trump administration is trying to made it harder for hundreds of thousands of people to get food stamps
Most able-bodied adults without kids already have to work for a certain amount of hours each month to collect food stamps from the federal program.
SNAP benefits are not to be used for tobacco products, alcoholic beverages, ornamental gourds, or uh, meth and boobs.
“A person’s age may impact his or her ability to legally or physically work and is therefore relevant to being self-sufficient, and the likelihood of becoming a public charge.”
Sanders has made Amazon the poster child for everything wrong with the modern labor market.
Known as a "chilling effect," this public health principle can lead to a drop in everything from vaccinations and routine doctor visits to prenatal and HIV care.
The House Agriculture Committee passed its version of the 2018 Farm Bill last month and it includes plans to build a massive database in order to catch food stamp participants who register in more than one state.
If implemented, these requirements may affect 2 million people.
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