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Petition: Trump Wants to Force SNAP Recipients Into Unhealthy Food Choices
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: SNAP, Trump, health, politics, Poverty & Social Inequality )

Nita
- 11 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
The proposed change would give each family an already assembled box of foods, all of which are processed. This doesn't even take into account preference, allergies, nutritional needs, etc. Food is not a one size fits all kind of thing. 
Sign To Stop 11 Million From Losing Food Stamps
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: public aid, SNAP, food stamps, public assistance, petitions )

Freya
- 383 days ago - actionsprout.io
Conservative Republicans are proposing budget cuts to the Food Stamps program, and it could harm millions of people - while they're seeking to fatten the already obscenely bloated defense budget.
No Shame In Using The Safety Net, Americans Say
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Americans, welfare, welfare recipients, SNAP, safety net, children, families, ethics, politics, government, news, freedoms, lies, republicans, democrats, dishonesty, corruption )

Carrie
- 997 days ago - huffingtonpost.com
Just 14 percent of survey respondents said they thought people should feel ashamed for using welfare, while 62 percent said people shouldn't feel ashamed. Republicans were more likely to favor shame than Democrats, 20 percent to 9 percent.
Maine Governor Prepares To Make Food Stamps Recipients Jump Through New Hoops At The Grocery Store
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Maine, Food Stamps, SNAP, Gov. Paul LePage, food restrictions )

Sheryl
- 1031 days ago - thinkprogress.org
Burdening the poorest with more rules is in vogue with Republicans these days. Extra restrictions and stigma for how food stamps recipients can use their meager benefits just exacerbate the core indignities and hardships they face.
Rand Paul's Home State Relies On Government Programs He's Vowed To Dismantle
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Rand Paul, Kentucky, hypocrisy, Obamacare, SNAP, food stamps )

Freya
- 1048 days ago - thinkprogress.org
Rand Paul will formally announce today in Louisville, the largest city in his home state of Kentucky, that he will seek the Republican nomination for president. But what Paul wonâEUR(TM)t tell the crowds of Kentuckians and others gathered in the city...
The Republican Response to Hunger
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: class warfare, GOP Greed, Snap )

TomCat
- 1125 days ago - politicsplus.org
See 1st comment
Feed Bag Hypocrites
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: class warfare, GOP Hypocrites, Snap )

TomCat
- 1371 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
- 1483 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
- 1488 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
- 1542 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
- 1576 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
- 1614 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
- 1615 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.
 

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