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Feed Bag Hypocrites
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: class warfare, GOP Hypocrites, Snap )

TomCat
- 152 days ago - politicsplus.org
See 1st comment.
Sign and Send a Petition to Your Senator: Food Stamp Cuts Hurt Blue States ACTION US
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: usa, food stamps, 16 states, farm bill, snap, blue states, republicans )

Nancy
- 264 days ago - campaigns.dailykos.com
Almost all of the food stamp cuts come from 16 states and the District of Columbia--the rest of the nation is left virtually untouched.
New 5-Year Farm Bill Would Cut Subsidies While Slashing Food Stamps Benefits
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Farm Bill, Farm Subsidies, SNAP, Americans, families, hunger, poverty, ethics, government, politics )

Carrie
- 269 days ago - rawstory.com
The mammoth measure, which took some two years to hash out and endured a collapse of negotiations in 2013, could now be voted on as early as Wednesday in the House of Representatives, the chamber's Republican leaders said.
GOP Proven 100% Wrong About Food Stamps
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: children, hunger, americans, SNAP, child, family, ethics, culture, dishonesty, freedoms, government, GoodNews, goodnews, health, law, rights, sadness, safety, society, women, usa, lies, media, congress, propaganda, republicans )

JL
- 323 days ago - alternet.org
Actual research shows SNAP program promotes self-sufficiency, not a culture of dependence.
The Hunger Cliff
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: class warfare, GOP War, Snap, videos )

TomCat
- 357 days ago - politicsplus.org
See 1st comment.
Contact Congress & Support Veterans Who Receive Food Assistance - ACTION - PLEASE SIGN!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Americans, veterans, military, SNAP, congress, corruption, dishonesty, ethics, government, politics )

Carrie
- 395 days ago - action.votevets.org
Use our "Contact Congress Tool" to tell your Senators to oppose any legislation that cuts food assistance programs that support veterans and military families.
OBAMA: BE A FOOD STAMP PRESIDENT - ACTION - PLEASE SIGN
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: SNAP, presidential veto, Americans, family, children, congress, corruption, ethics, economy, government, politics, republicans )

Carrie
- 396 days ago - youpower.democracyforamerica.com
President Obama - Don't allow Congress' cruel and reckless rationing starve millions of Americans. Veto any cuts to SNAP (food stamps). Since Congress has already voted on massive cuts, we only have one option left on the table: a presidential veto.
Republican Congressman Tells Constituent Asking About Food Stamp Cuts: 'Let Him Not Eat'
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: SNAP, congress, Kevin Cramer, religion, ethics, dishonesty, government, politics, republicans, news )

Carrie
- 397 days ago - rawstory.com
A Facebook question from a Bismark, North Dakota resident to his congressman started off rockily yesterday, when the congressman dismissed a religious argument opposed to cuts in the federal food stamp program with a religious quote.
Rep. Speier Holds Up Vodka and Steak on House Floor to Shame Food Stamp Opponents (TEXT and VIDEO)
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: SNAP, Americans, Jackie Speier, congress, republicans, corruption, ethics, dishonesty, government, politics )

Carrie
- 398 days ago - rawstory.com
Rep. Jackie Speier (D-CA) on Thursday held up steak, vodka and caviar during her House floor speech in an effort to shame the GOP who want to slash $40 billion from the food stamp budget, while they continue to go on "lavish" trips financed by taxpayers..
Panera Bread CEO on Living on $4.50 a Day: 'Food Dominates My Life' (TEXT and VIDEO)
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Hardball, Chris Matthews, Ron Shaich, Americans, SNAP, congress, ethics, hunger, families, children, economy, corruption, abuse, dishonesty, government, politics, republicans )

Carrie
- 399 days ago - rawstory.com
Panera Bread founder and CEO Ron Shaich shared his experience living on the equivalent of the federal "food stamps" program with MSNBC host Chris Matthews on Thursday, following House Republicans' move to slash it.
House Votes To Cut Food Stamps By $40 Billion
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Americans, SNAP, congress, ethics, hunger, families, children, economy, corruption, abuse, dishonesty, government, politics, republicans )

Carrie
- 400 days ago - huffingtonpost.com
The House of Representatives on Thursday approved sweeping reforms to the nation's food stamp program that would cut some $40 billion in nutrition aid over 10 years and deny benefits to millions starting in 2014.
Under Republican Plan, 3.8 Million Would Lose Food Stamps in 2014 - PLEASE SIGN!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: GOP/TP, SNAP, Americans, economy, poverty, hunger, families, children, ethics, congress, corruption, government, politics, dishonesty )

Carrie
- 400 days ago - dailykos.com
According to the CBO, 1.7 million people would be forced off the rolls in the coming year if the state waivers are repealed as proposed by Majority Leader Eric Cantor (R-Va.). Another 2.1 million would be dropped in 2014 as a result of the tighter...
Infographic: Stop Slashing SNAP
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: SNAP, congress, republicans, ethics, Americans, children, family, hunger, poverty, economy, politics )

Carrie
- 402 days ago - americanprogress.org
The Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program, or SNAP, formerly known as Food Stamps lifts millions of Americans out of poverty while substantially benefiting the economy.
The GOP's Mean-Spirited Hostility Towards Food Stamps
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: SNAP, Americans, family, children, congress, corruption, ethics, economy, government, politics, republicans )

Carrie
- 405 days ago - nationalmemo.com
For decades now, the Republican Party has been honing its reputation for hostility toward the downtrodden, the poor, the disadvantaged. While a few of its leaders have tried to either shed that image or to dress it up with a more appealing facade.
 

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