Food Stamps

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7:26 pm
Wed January 29, 2014

Federal Farm Bill Food Stamps Cuts Hurt Ohioans, Senator Says

The U.S. House passed a compromise Farm bill Wednesday, which among other provisions will makes some cuts to food stamps.

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12:01 pm
Fri January 24, 2014

New Rules Force Thousands Off Of Food Stamps

More than 10 thousand low-income Ohioans lost their food stamp benefits this month as the state began enforcing work requirements that were waived in recent years.

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12:31 pm
Thu December 19, 2013

Lawmaker Wants Food Stamp Benefits Extended To More Needy Ohioans

More than one in six Ohio households is facing food insecurity.

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12:29 pm
Wed November 27, 2013

Thousands Must Meet Requirements to Get Food Stamps

Some state lawmakers are urging the governor to change requirements for food assistance.

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6:46 am
Fri September 20, 2013

Food Stamp Program Changes Start In Ohio Next Month

The U.S. House has voted 217-210 to cut nearly 4 billion dollars a year from the food stamp, or SNAP, program that is used by more than 1 in 7 Americans in the wake of the Great Recession.

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11:40 am
Fri September 6, 2013

One In Six Ohioans Facing Food Insecurity

New data from the U.S. Department of Agriculture shows low-income Ohioans continue to have problems feeding themselves and their families.

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6:25 am
Fri August 16, 2013

Impact Of Food Stamp Cuts

Nearly 2 million poor Ohioans rely on food stamps to make ends meet.

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12:32 pm
Thu May 16, 2013

Ohio Growers Monitoring Farm Bill

The U.S. House and Senate Agriculture Committees have approved separate versions of a farm bill that would cut the size of the federal food stamp program and alter the way people qualify for it.

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