By Alan Pyke on December 13, 2013
Senate leaders say they won't take the bait, which means food stamps recipients get a brief reprieve from cuts.
By Bryce Covert on December 12, 2013
Most mayors point to cuts in food stamps as a driver of the increased need.
By Alan Pyke on December 12, 2013
The nation's premier anti-hunger program is shrinking all on its own.
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By Alan Pyke on December 10, 2013
Democrats are signaling support for a technical change to food stamps rules that would reduce benefits for millions without kicking anyone out of the program.
By Alan Pyke on November 27, 2013
The annual report from the New York City Coalition Against Hunger tells "a tale of two food cities."
By Aviva Shen on November 26, 2013
Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton (D) turned the turkey pardon spectacle into an opportunity to lambaste food stamp cuts for the neediest Americans.
By Sy Mukherjee on November 25, 2013
Americans who rely on SNAP benefits to buy food don't have access to healthy foods. It doesn't have to be that way.
By Alan Pyke on November 20, 2013
The country's largest anti-hunger program will shrink on its own if Congress just gets out of the way.
By Scott Keyes on November 18, 2013
With the majority of its workers making less than a living wage, one Walmart is holding a food drive for its own employees.
By Alan Pyke on November 15, 2013
Breakfast in the Classroom programs improve students' lives at low cost, but federal cuts are looming for school meals.