START A PETITION 25,136,189 members: the world's largest community for good
START A PETITION
x

US Politics & Gov't

New York City Pantries Ran Out Of Food After Food Stamps Were Cut
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: abuse, americans, congress, corruption, dishonesty, elections, Food, Govtfearmongering, lies, media, politics, propaganda, republicans )

Kit
- 84 days ago - thinkprogress.org
After food stamps were reduced at the beginning of November, New York City food pantries and soup kitchens ran out of food, turned people away[....]
Requiring An ID to Eat?! The Right-Wing's Next Crazy Plot Against Low-Income Americans
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: food, poor, poverty, GOP, republicans, americans, politics )

Roseann
- 90 days ago - alternet.org
Senator wants to force low-income Americans to show ID for their food.
Don't Hide Farm Subsidies to Rich
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: abuse, americans, congress, corruption, crime, dishonesty, Govtfearmongering, Farmers, Food, lies, media, politics, propaganda, republican, subsidies )

Kit
- 92 days ago - host.madison.com
Billionaires who haven't farmed a day in their lives don't deserve government checks from the Department of Agriculture just for owning rural land or buying crop insurance.
Sen. Warren and 6 Others Introduce Bill Barring Employers From Rejecting Job Seekers for Bad Credit
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: americans, congress, democrats, republicans, economy, ethics, freedoms, healthcare, housing, news, politics, usa, Economy Recession, food, hunger, poverty )

Frank
- 119 days ago - dailykos.com
"It is, as Sen. Elizabeth Warren of Massachusetts says in an email, a small issue. But the Equal Employment for All Act would make a big difference for job-seeking Americans with poor credit ratings."- dailykos.com
Tell Your House Member: Absolutely No Cuts to Food Stamps. None. PETITION!!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: children, humans, diet, food, family, news, safety, society, americans, culture, dishonesty, interesting, politics, sadness, democrats, republicans )

Robert
- 126 days ago - campaigns.dailykos.com
Sign and email a petition your House member now, and tell them in no uncertain terms: No Farm Bill that cuts food stamps. Absolutely no cuts to food stamps at all. None.
TELL CONGRESS: Reinstate Food Stamp Benefits
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: children, diet, ethics, family, food, government, health, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', politics )

Beverly
- 166 days ago - forcechange.com
For the sake of millions of Americans in need, we must demand that Congress reinstate all of the funds it has cut from SNAP, and increase overall funding for this program.
TAKE ACTION: Tell Congress to Strengthen Federal Anti-Hunger Programs
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: ethics, government, food, exercise, children, nutrition, politics, economy, abuse, congress )

Beverly
- 168 days ago - secure.feedingamerica.org
We can't let Congress increase hardships on low-income Americans by making it even more difficult to put food on the table.
TAKE ACTION: Tell Congress: Stop the Monsanto Protection Act
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: safety, risks, health, protection, prevention, nutrition, ethics, food, government, ethics, politics )

Beverly
- 210 days ago - salsa3.salsalabs.com
Congress could vote this week to extend the Monsanto Protection Act for another three months. Unless we stop them.
Native American Legislative Update
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: farm workers, health, family, nutrition, prevention, American Indians, indigenous rights, food, business, ethics, government )

Nancy
- 248 days ago - fcnl.org
In spite of the treaties, in spite of solemn exchanges of land for promises of food, health, education and security, the federal government considers keeping these promises a matter of "discretionary" spending.
Thank Sen. Debbie Stabenow for Opposing the Monsanto Protection Act ACTION US
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: health, food, family, environment, Monsanto, ecosystems, wildlife, business, Congress, corruption, politics )

Nancy
- 310 days ago - act.credoaction.com
Sen. Stabenow's stance ensures that if anyone attempts to renew the Monsanto Protection Act they'll have to do it in the light of day, where we'll be able to build pressure, and hold them accountable.
Help Us Kill the "Monsanto Protection Act" For Good ACTION US
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: health, food, family, environment, Monsanto, ecosystems, wildlife, business, Congress, corruption )

Nancy
- 378 days ago - salsa3.salsalabs.com
Though wrapped in a "farmer-friendly" package, this Monsanto-driven rider is simply a biotech industry ploy to continue to plant GE crops even when a court of law has found they were approved illegally.
Poverty at Home
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: congress, ethics, government, Govtfearmongering, media, politics, lies, propaganda, healthcare, healthcare, freedoms, socialsecurity, usa, u.s., abuse, americans, children, diet, death, family, food, protection, risks, safety, society, treatment, warning )

JL
- 379 days ago - politico.com
As Washington careens through one headline-grabbing, self-imposed fiscal crisis after another, one in 3 Americans faces a daily crisis of poverty or low-wage jobs that is barely a topic of conversation in Congress or the media Read more: http://www.
The Biotech Goliath Roars: Monsanto's Gang Dumps $25 Million Into NO on 37 Campaign to Label GMOs
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: gmo labeling, environment, 37 campaign, ecosystems, gmo, nature, healthconditions, habitat, Sustainabililty, family, health, food, disease )

Nancy
- 606 days ago - organicconsumers.org
Other large donors to the YES on 37 campaign so far include Nature's Path, Dr. Bronner's, Lundberg Family Farms, Eden Foods, and Organic Valley, leading brands in the organic industry.
Monsanto to Get Immunity From Federal Laws? - YouTube   video
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: food, government, ethics, crime, corruption, society, world, corruption )

Kevin
- 624 days ago - youtube.com
The United States is experiencing its worst drought since the 1950's, but that's not the only thing affecting your food supply these days - a new bill aimed at helping one company in particular is changing the American food chain for the worse
Fight Over Genetically Engineered Crops on Calif. Ballot
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: government, usa, politics, media, California vote on genetically engineere, Sustainabililty, green, greenliving, greenproducts, eco-friendly, food )

Cal
- 674 days ago - usatoday.com
A high-stakes food fight in California is getting more heated. A proposal to require labeling of foods with genetically engineered ingredients has qualified to appear on the state ballot Nov. 6.
 

butterfly credits on the news network

  • credits for vetting a newly submitted story
  • credits for vetting any other story
  • credits for leaving a comment
learn more

Popular Tags for: US Politics & Gov't

Most Active Stories Today in US Politics & Gov't tagged with food

top story finders in US Politics & Gov't

1. Natasha Salgado 24 popular stories

2. Judith Wecker 24 popular stories

3. AniMae Chi 23 popular stories

4. Carole K. 22 popular stories

5. JL A. 21 popular stories

6. Laura H. 21 popular stories

7. Judy M. 19 popular stories

8. Giana Peranio Paz 17 popular stories

9. Ondine J. 17 popular stories

10. Ben Oscarsito 16 popular stories

more top news finders »

What makes a top story finder?
A top finder is someone who submits stories that become popular and are promoted to the front page.

wanted: news analysts

Get Active in the Care2 News Network!

Help ferret out the most noteworthy of the Newly Submitted stories and promote them to the Front Page.

care2 news network tools

News Network Bookmarklet

Submit stories from your browser toolbar with the easy to use Add to Care2 News! bookmarklet.

News Network Syndication

Get this page in RSS. Keep up to date with the Care2 News Network in your favorite RSS reader. Yahoo!, Newsgator, Bloglines, and more!
Find out how to subscribe!

care2 newsletter spotlight

Join over 2 Million Care2 Subscribers! Sign up for our FREE Newsletters, Delivered to your Inbox!