by Alan Pyke Apr 25, 2016
Going out and getting a job is just like staying up late to write a college paper, apparently.
by Alan Pyke Apr 19, 2016
Idaho will start to spread out food stamps benefits releases across the first 10 days of each month rather than delivering them all at once on the first.
by Aaron Rupar Apr 13, 2016
Drug testing SNAP recipients is a solution in search of a problem.
by Alan Pyke Mar 16, 2016
Georgia is one of the last holdouts that bans people from food stamps for life if they are convicted of a drug crime. That's about to change.
by Alan Pyke Mar 3, 2016
The measure would kick up to 120,000 people off of food stamps, among other things. Its author had to promise to remove the eligibility restrictions before other Republicans would support it.
by Bryce Covert Feb 25, 2016
“If we're going to look at drug testing for SNAP, we should take the entire Department of Agriculture and all those programs that provide federal subsidy to folks, and they ought to be drug tested as well."
by Alan Pyke Feb 24, 2016
The details of the alleged swindle read like something out of a paperback crime novel.
by Alan Pyke Feb 20, 2016
New legislation would task New York public servants with policing the poor's food intake.
by Bryce Covert Feb 12, 2016
The move would help Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker, who has already started drug testing people who need food assistance.
by Alan Pyke Jan 26, 2016
A large number of states have repealed or at least loosened rules linking the drug war to anti-poverty programs in recent years. Could Nebraska be on its way to joining them?