By Alan Pyke on October 10, 2013
An expiring Recovery Act provision means increased hardship for food stamps recipients.
By Alan Pyke on October 9, 2013
After initial confusion, WIC recipients thought they'd been spared from the shutdown. Not so in North Carolina.
By Alan Pyke on October 4, 2013
The Republican desire to rewrite safety net programs to reward work collides with their shutdown push.
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By Bryce Covert on October 3, 2013
Dallas is the latest district to offer free meals to all of its students, regardless of income.
By Aviva Shen on October 2, 2013
The government shutdown will cripple federal food assistance programs when food banks need them the most.
By Alan Pyke on October 2, 2013
Bill Kristol thinks Republicans should carry the shutdown fight on for a couple weeks.
By Alan Pyke on September 30, 2013
A key nutrition assistance program for new moms would run out of money if the government shuts down.
By Alan Pyke on September 25, 2013
A glowing 3,000-word profile of the conservative food stamps critic has lots of problems.
By Zack Beauchamp on September 24, 2013
And here are some ideas for doing something about it.
By Alan Pyke on September 20, 2013
Republicans approved cuts to food stamps on a 217-210 vote.